What It’s Like to Work an Entry-Level Job at Madewell Corporate

Fortune’s Entry/Level column is dedicated to people looking for and working in entry-level positions–read the full series here. We interview entry-levelers about their jobs, how they got them, what they want to do next, and more. The subject’s answers are edited for clarity. Marissa Abbonizio is a 23-year-old assistant merchant at Madewell, a women’s clothing […]

Madewell IPO? J.Crew Mulls Solutions for Crushing Debt

J.Crew Group’s board seems to have finally yielded to reality’s call. The debt-laden apparel retailer said Thursday that it was considering a number of “strategic alternatives,” which typically include selling all or part of the company, as well as spinning off its wildly successful Madewell denim brand into a company listed separately on the stock […]

Exclusive: Madewell Appoints Its First-Ever CEO, Brand President Libby Wadle

Amid a period of turmoil at J. Crew, brand Madewell is the company’s shining star. And in a sign of its skyrocketing growth, Madewell has named its first-ever chief executive. Brand president Libby Wadle is taking on the CEO role as Madewell tracks toward becoming a billion-dollar brand, Madewell told Fortune. “The complexity of the […]