FORMER CITI RETAIL ANALYST DEBORAH WEINSWIG JOINS RUBIN SINGER ADVISORY BOARD
Former Citi Retail Analyst Deborah Weinswig Joins Rubin Singer Advisory Board / Industry Icon Weinswig to Provide Council and Guidance on Linking Rubin Singer’s Marketplace to Retail Global Expansion Strategies and Profits.
New York, NY., November 4, 2013 – New York based couture designer, Rubin Singer, today announced that former Citi Analyst and renowned retail expert Deborah Weinswig has joined designer Rubin Singer’s Advisory Board. In her Advisor role, Deborah will provide management with industry insights that will help the fashion brand continue outsized growth and momentum in the luxury retail marketplace.
“Rubin Singer is a designer with a head for elegance. I’ve long admired his ability to anticipate and reinvent the trends.” said Deborah Weinswig. “ I am delighted to be a part of the team that provides guidance for this empowering and seductive, yet elegant and timeless fashion house as it paves the way to become an international luxury lifestyle brand.”
Coming from a family of couturiers, Rubin Singer’s heritage in fashion shaped who he is today. He has the genetic makeup of precise touch, the creativity, the sensibility and the level of refinement that is necessary to create beautiful clothing with a fine balance between traditional craftsmanship and contemporary aesthetics.
All of Rubin Singer products are designed, developed and produced in New York City. The development of sampling and the production of Couture, Men’s and Bridal are manufactured in the Rubin Singer Studio by armada of skilled craftsmen and tailors. Having recently launched a RTW collection, the brand has begun outsourcing manufacturing to local and domestic factories as it develops the rapidly growing distribution.
Deborah Weinswig brings a wealth of experience to the Rubin Singer Advisory Board having most recently served as Global Consumer Discretionary Sector Head for Citi Research as well as leading the Retailing/Broadlines and Food & Drug Chains teams. She recently received ICSC’s Researcher Award for Outstanding Service and was recognized as one of the “36 Best Analysts on Wall Street” by Business Insider. Weinswig is also very involved in thought leadership in her industry and was one of the founding members of the Oracle Retail Strategy Council and is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Research Task Force. In addition, she was recognized by Institutional Investor for ten years as a top analyst in the Retailing/Broadlines and Retailing/Food and Drug Categories.
“We are pleased to welcome Deborah to our Advisory Board as we look to grow our Couture line, as well as our new RTW line,” stated designer Rubin Singer. “She has experience in both luxury and moderate, as well as global retail and retail technology, and is really a phenomenal fit for our growing brand,”. RS (Download the Press Release)