Ian Harrison is an accomplished executive leader with a formidable reputation in the global apparel industry. Serving as President and CEO of Nanjing USA since 2020, Harrison brings to the table decades of industry experience, notably from his impactful tenure at Levi Strauss & Co. There, he was instrumental in overseeing research, development, and acquisition efforts, demonstrating exceptional management of multi-billion dollar sales portfolios.
At Nanjing USA, Harrison applies his deep industry knowledge and strategic vision, focusing on leveraging the brand's DNA and guiding the company towards profitable growth. His transformative leadership approach is shaped by his robust experience, particularly in the implementation of expansion strategies, such as segmentation and channel differentiation. This strategy has proven effective in propelling Nanjing USA in the global apparel market.
Under Harrison's leadership, Nanjing USA continues to cultivate a performance-oriented culture, emphasizing innovation and results-driven strategies. His dedication to sustainable growth and continuous improvement reflects not only in the company's financial performance but also in the strengthening of internal and external relationships. His dynamic leadership and profound expertise make him an invaluable asset, driving Nanjing USA's ongoing success in the global market.
Vicki Jennings is a highly accomplished retail and fashion professional with over two decades of experience. Currently serving as the Senior Vice President of Sales and Merchandising at Nanjing USA, Inc., she drives sales strategies and merchandising initiatives for the organization. Vicki has a proven track record of remarkable achievements, holding key positions at renowned companies such as Belk, Kellwood Company, Jordache Enterprises, and The Jones Group Inc. Her expertise drives growth, identifies trends, and develops profitable merchandising strategies.
With her multifaceted experience and deep knowledge of fashion trends and customer behavior, Vicki is a pivotal leader at Nanjing USA, Inc. She is known for her strategic planning and cross-functional collaborations, leveraging her seasoned expertise to expand the company's market presence and enhance its sales performance. Vicki's contributions have been instrumental in driving success and positioning Nanjing USA as a leader in the industry.
Craig Nomura is the Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Nanjing USA and brings extensive general management and operational excellence standards to the organization. Craig has a proven track record of managing and leading global teams, growing profitable revenue and implementing strategic initiatives. His extensive international experience and leadership positions at notable companies such as Levi Strauss, Williams Sonoma and Gap have equipped him with a deep understanding of the global manufacturing and retail landscape.
Under his stewardship, Nanjing USA has consistently achieved its strategic and financial objectives while maintaining a focus on operational excellence and customer satisfaction. Craig’s ability to balance long-term strategic initiatives and day-to-day operations is instrumental in propelling the company’s growth initiatives and solidifies Nanjing USA as a leader in the industry.
ACCOUNTING & FINANCE
Kristen Crabb, CPA, serves as the Senior Vice President of Accounting and Finance for Nanjing USA. A proven leader in the field, Kristen brings over 15 years of robust experience, including an extensive tenure at Big 4 public accounting firm, PricewaterhouseCoopers and significant industry accounting and SEC financial reporting experience at CNL Financial Group.
At PricewaterhouseCoopers, Kristen functioned as an Experienced Assurance Manager, delivering external audit services to diverse industries including telecommunications, information technology, healthcare, manufacturing, construction, and the not-for-profit sector. Her tenure at CNL Financial Group was marked by significant accomplishments, including overseeing accounting, internal and external SEC financial reporting for a private capital investment company, and real estate investment trust. She displayed a deep proficiency in ensuring the completeness and accuracy of Form 10-Qs and Form 10-Ks, managing auditor relationships, and providing accounting and financial reporting guidance to portfolio companies.
Kristen's robust analytical skills, financial acumen, and profound understanding of GAAP and financial accounting make her a pivotal asset to Nanjing USA. As an efficient leader, she is committed to self-development and is instrumental in her team's coaching and success.