Lizanne Kindler

CEO, Talbots

Talbots is proud to partner with Dress for Success to fight for women’s equality all over the globe.

Lizanne Kindler is Chief Executive Officer of Talbots, an omni-channel retailer of women’s apparel, shoes and accessories. Under Ms. Kindler’s leadership, the Talbots brand has returned to healthy levels of sales and profitability, opened new stores, developed new concepts and entered new product categories.

Ms. Kindler started her career at Ann Taylor Stores Corporation, where she spent 15 years in various leadership roles. Ms. Kindler left Ann Taylor in 2008 to come to Talbots the first time as the Senior Vice President of Merchandising. Two years later, she worked with Kohl’s as the Executive Vice President of Product Development.

Ms. Kindler has been instrumental in cementing Talbots status as a brand with purpose by leading the brand’s partnership with Dress for Success, which has raised nearly $7 million since its inception in 2014.

A native of Denmark, Ms. Kindler graduated from the Copenhagen Business School with a BA in Economics.

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