Mirjam Dietz, 44, is joining the board of management at Igedo Company in Düsseldorf, Germany. As Executive Director of Fashion, Dietz will provide Managing Partner Philipp Kronen with key support in the strategic and conceptual further development of the Düsseldorf fashion fairs effective Mar. 1, 2009.

“We have been able to bring back to the Igedo Company a strong figure in the form of Mirjam Dietz. She is deeply rooted in our sector and boasts the very best contacts,” said Kronen. “Mirjam knows the fashion business inside out and has many exciting ideas and solutions. She is exactly the right person for our company now.”

Dietz has been a firm fixture in the fashion community for many years and has developed a large network in the national and international fashion sector. From 1990 to 2004 she occupied various positions at Igedo Company working as a freelance consultant for different customers in the fashion field. In 2004-5 she built up the Milk & Honey area for Bread & butter.

—Regina Henkel