Faculty: What makes us so special

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Francine Della Badia, CEO, Bonobos and former President of Coach North America;  Owner/Director of FashionCampNYC

Fran recently joined Bonobos as its CEO.
She held executive positions at Coach, starting in 1999. She diversified its product platform and evolved the company into an accessible luxury lifestyle brand. She led the North America Retail Merchandising, Planning and Allocations teams and global Men’s initiative.
Before joining Coach, Fran held several senior leadership positions in merchandising, most recently as Vice President of Victoria’s Secret Stores. Prior to that she held various strategic positions at fashion brands including J. Crew and Banana Republic. 
Fran holds a B.A. degree in International Affairs and French from Lafayette College. She and her business partner Gordon own and operate FashionCampNYC. Fran is also an active sponsor of Project Morry, a youth development organization.