Melville, NY (June 21, 2011) – Marchon Eyewear, Inc. is pleased to announce Micha Siebenhandl as the new Vice President, Global House Brands, reporting directly to Mark Ginsberg, Senior Vice President, Global Marketing with a dotted line to Claudio Gottardi, CEO. “Micha is going to be a great addition to the New York Management Team. He will bring a new point of view, adding a critical international component, to the House Brand Division. We are excited that he has accepted this new challenge,” said Gottardi.
Siebenhandl has been with Marchon since 1997. First as a Sales Agent for Marchon Germany and then in 2002, he became the Sales Director for Germany. Since then he has held several senior positions including, Commercial Director for Germany and Austria, Country Manager for Germany and Austria, and Regional Business Director, UK, Ireland, Germany, Austria and Spain.
“I am extremely honored to be given this opportunity to work with Claudio, Mark and the amazing House Brand Team. I am confident that my varied experience with Marchon and industry knowledge will allow me to bring value and affect growth and change to this important division. While I will miss my European friends and associates dearly, my family and I are looking forward to moving to the states and embarking on this exciting new journey,” said Siebenhandl.
Marchon Eyewear, Inc. is one of the world’s largest manufacturers and distributors of quality eyewear and sunwear. The company markets its products under prestigious brand names including: Calvin Klein Collection, ck Calvin Klein, Coach, Diane von Furstenberg, Emilio Pucci, Fendi, Jil Sander, Karl Lagerfeld, Lacoste, Michael Kors, Nautica, Nike, Salvatore Ferragamo and Sean John. Headquartered in New York, with regional offices in Amsterdam, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Venice, Marchon distributes its products through numerous local sales offices
serving over 80,000 accounts in more than 100 countries.