Phillips-Van Heusen names head of Canadian ops

NEW YORK -- Phillips-Van Heusen announced the appointment of Andrea Elliott as VP and general manager Canadian retail operations.

In this newly created position, Elliott is responsible for all aspects of the Canadian launch of Calvin Klein, Van Heusen, IZOD, and G.H. Bass & Co. retail stores across Canada. Elliot, who is based in Toronto, will oversee the store operations for each of these brands in Canada, and will report directly to Steve Shiffman, group president and COO PVH Retail Brands.

Elliot most recently ran her own consulting firm. Prior to that, she held executive positions with PricewaterhouseCoopers Canada, where she most recently served as an EVP. Prior to that, she held ascending executive positions at retail companies such as Williams Sonoma Inc. and Gap Inc.