The House of LR&C, a fashion house founded by Ciara, Russell Wilson and Christine Day, announced that the company has appointed David Adelman to its Board of Directors. The company also announced it has increased its internal resources with the hires of apparel industry executives Sheree Waterson and Gemo Wong as advisors.
Adelman, an entrepreneur and investor, has made an investment in The House of LR&C and is focused on pooling potential investors. He is the founder of Darco Capital.
Waterson is a seasoned fashion and retail executive, formerly chief product officer with Athleta and Lululemon and president of Speedo NA. Wong’s expertise in design, footwear and apparel spans 20 years including his role as senior design director, Nike, Jordan Brand.
“The House of LR&C is excited to officially welcome David as an investor and a member of our Board, and we’re eager to leverage both his business acumen and his EQ to continue our mission to redefine the fashion industry through the prism of emphasizing love, respect and care to create large scale positive change.”
“The House of LR&C is a B Corp. pending brand redefining how fashion contributes to the environment. We are building our foundation as we aim our sights on fundamentally reframing the fashion industry to prioritize people and the planet,” said Day. “David has an extensive track record for building exceptional brands and committing to elevate deeply purpose-driven initiatives and we’re extremely excited to welcome him to our Board.