VF Corporation has a new president of Sportswear. Brendan Sullivan succeeds Karen Murray who is becoming a senior brand advisor to the Sportswear organization.
In his new role, he is responsible for the global Nautica brand and the Kipling brand in North America. Sullivan will report to Curt Holtz, president of Imagewear, Jeans and Sportswear brands.
Sullivan joined VF in 2007 as vice president, Retail Services. He led the Direct-to-Consumer business for VF's Contemporary and Timberland brands and later focused on VF’s Direct-to-Consumer European business. Prior to working at VF, Sullivan held various retail roles at companies including the Borders Group and L Brands, where he focused on operations, merchandising and marketing.
Nina Flood, president of Kipling North America, will also report to Sullivan.