American Eagle Outfitters CMO Michael Leedy resigns
By Prachi Singh
Aug 21, 2015
American Eagle Outfitters has announced that Chief Marketing Officer, Michael Leedy, has decided to step down from his position, effective September 15, 2015 and will serve in an advisory role to ensure a smooth transition. The company has begun a search for his successor.
“We thank Michael for his many contributions over the years,” said Roger Markfield, Executive Creative Director, adding “Michael was instrumental in establishing our early brand DNA, our loyalty program and significantly influenced initiatives like the launch of the AEO direct business. We have an outstanding creative marketing team and I am confident that we will find a strong successor to build on our success and lead us into the future.”