Anne Martin-Vachon has officially started her new role as Chief Merchandising Officer at HSN. In this role, Anne will oversee HSN’s merchandising and planning teams, and oversee the product development, assortment, pricing, category expansion and merchandising of HSN brands across all product categories. In addition, she will be responsible for the overall merchandising strategy, development of new product offerings and brand partners, as well as work closely with HSN’s executive team to determine investment opportunities to expand and complement HSN’s diverse merchandise assortment. She will also work on developing packaging and pricing designed to deliver significant growth and profitability to the company and fresh experiences to customers.
Anne will report directly to Mindy Grossman, Chief Executive Officer of HSN.
Most recently Anne was with Nordstrom, Inc. where she served as Chief Marketing Officer responsible for all marketing, visual merchandising and marketing operations for Nordstrom, Nordstrom.com and Nordstrom Rack. Prior to Nordstrom, Anne was President and CEO of the international beauty and skincare company, Lise Watier Cosmetiques, Inc. where she oversaw all aspects of the company including product development and operations. Before Lise Watier Cosmetiques, Inc., she was the Chief Marketing Officer at Bath & Body Works, LLC.
Anne started her career at Procter & Gamble where she spent over 20 years and held a variety of positions in beauty, global cosmetic innovation and branding for numerous household and personal care brands in the P&G portfolio.