Alex and Ani names interim CEO


Alex and Ani appoints Carolyn Rafaelin Interim CEO

Founder & Creative Director to Lead Company During Search For New CEO

Alex and Ani today announced that founder and creative director Carolyn Rafaelian has been appointed interim Chief Executive Office of the company by the Board of Directors.  Ms. Rafaelin will guide the company while the Board conducts a search for a new CEO to replace Giovanni Feroce who has left the company.  The process to recruit a new CEO is expected to take several months.

"Alex and Ani has experienced incredible positive energy and growth since this journey began 10 years ago," said Carolyn Rafaelian, founder, creative director and interim CEO of Alex and Ani. "Now as we seek to take the company to the next level, it is imperative we bring on board a new CEO who has experience leading a fast growing company to the next level and who can provide the strategic direction and vision that will serve us well into the future."

(News release from Alex and Ani)