#executive Stories

How Michel Parmigiani Makes It Work

Swiss watchmaker Michel Parmigiani describes his intimate knowledge of complications and...

Can the Japanese Fine-Watchmaking Brand Grand Seiko Outdo Its Swiss Counterparts?

Seiko Watch Corporation president, COO, and CMO Shuji Takahashi is doubling down to bring the...

This Legendary Textile Company Is Meeting the Future by Embracing Its Past

Maharam president Tony Manzari talks about textiles, tastemakers, and timing during his tenure at...

Related Group’s Carlos Rosso

The president of condos at Related Group maintains long-distance focus.

Design Within Reach CEO John Edelman

John Edelman, CEO of Design Within Reach, saved the once-distressed company and made it profitable.

Level Playing Field

Architect and developer Michael Kirchmann avoids judging his buyers by the size of their wallets.

Joshua Roth is the Art World’s Hollywood Agent

As the founding head of United Talent Agency’s fine arts division, Joshua Roth uses legal...

Michael Tregoning, The Dallas Maverick

Under the leadership of Michael Tregoning, Headington has become more than an oil company.

Getting to Know Crystal Cruises CEO Edie Rodriguez

The cruise line CEO is turning a two-ship operation into an armada of international luxury.

Missoni’s Hands-Off Fashion Executive

CEO Emilio Carbonera Giani sees positive long-term results thanks to a laissez-faire approach.

How Carl Bass Went from Cornell Dropout to Autodesk CEO

A decade into the position, the software executive shares why he put his college degree on hiatus...

This Kettal Executive Trusts Word of Mouth Above All Else

Alex Alorda's father launched the Barcelona-based outdoor furniture maker over fifty years ago but...

The Nordic Approach of Index

Kigge Hvid, CEO of Index, promotes sustainable solutions to global challenges.

Filson CEO Gray Madden

How the southerner steers the 119-year-old Seattle outfitter with a Startup Mentality.