Industry News 3/30/2016

Lyndsey Roach appointed Global Head of Womens at Volcom



Volcom announced today the appointment of Lyndsey Roach as Global Head of Womens business, effective April 1, 2016. She will report to Todd Hymel, Volcom CEO.

Lyndsey Roach will be responsible for the overall direction and performance of the Womens business at Volcom. She brings more than 15 years of experience in strategy, marketing, creative and sales.

Prior to joining Volcom, Lyndsey co-founded the Box Creative Agency, a full service marketing and creative agency focused on brand strategy, product launches and creative direction.  Prior to that, Lyndsey was the Vice President of Women’s Marketing at Hurley where she directed global marketing initiatives. She has held several other positions during her twelve years at Hurley and Nike. Lyndsey also sits on the board of the Paul Walker Foundation, which aims to empower future generations to protect the oceans and wildlife.

“I am excited to create this role within Volcom because our womens business represents an untapped opportunity worldwide,” said Todd Hymel, Volcom CEO.  “Having Lyndsey take on this leadership role at the executive level will ensure that we have a global vision on our womens business all day, every day.”

“I am looking forward to joining the team in this new role,” said Lyndsey Roach.  “Volcom Womens has a unique brand positioning and the womens team has made huge strides to set up a strong foundation for future success.”