2 decades of success in the USA with Robert Chavez

Business & Drinks


Le 10 septembre 2019
De 6:30 PM à 8:30 PM


Our guest speakers
Robert B. Chavez
Robert B. Chavez
President and CEO @ Hermès Americas @ Hermès of Paris
Robert B. Chavez was appointed President and CEO of Hermès of Paris, Inc. in August 2000. Chavez oversees the U.S. and Latin America. Under his direction, Hermès became the premier luxury house to lead in the revitalization of lower Manhattan with the opening of a boutique on Wall Street in 2007. He has continued the geographic expansion of Hermès in the U.S. with new boutiques in Palo Alto (2018), Orlando (2019) and the Meatpacking District (2019). There are 34 Hermès Boutiques in the U.S. and a mobile-first Hermes.com site. A native of San Antonio, TX, Chavez is a graduate of Princeton University.
Marije Tolsma-Groen
Marije Tolsma-Groen
Editor In Chief @ Added Value Magazine
Marije has been of Head Internal Communications at NN Investment Partners for six years. She has over 14 years of experience in internal and leadership communications, helping companies to effectively translate business strategy to their staff. During her career, she developed a variety of communication strategies and tools to guide companies through change. In 2016 she became Editor-in-Chief of Added Value. The newspaper received an overwhelming response, which led to the idea of translating the concept for other companies as well. Marije now lives in New York where she consults with A-list companies who face the challenge of making their workforce more (gender) diverse.
We will talk about


The Next Retail Club event #7 is coming on September 10. 



Business & Drinks 

  • Retail Club event, reserved to Retail Club members only
  • Participation under-enrollment and based on “first come, first served” policy
  • Possibility to invite a non-member CEO, top-executive, entrepreneur, or investor – subject to validation by FrenchFounders
  • In case of cancellation, please inform us at least 48h before.

Who is attending?

  • Retailers
  • Retail Club Members
Among the attendees
30 participants à cet événement
G. Lepori
R. Hacene
S. Angelmar
Tiffany & Co.
N. Croft
V. Bourliere


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