April 26, 2010, 10:31 AM

Deckers Outdoor Corp. hires marketing and information technology execs

Footwear manufacturer Deckers Outdoor Corp. has named Jessica Buttimer vice president of marketing and Yul Vanek vice president of information technology.

Footwear manufacturer Deckers Outdoor Corp. has named Jessica Buttimer vice president of marketing and Yul Vanek vice president of information technology.

Buttimer will report to Angel Martinez, chairman and CEO, and Vanek will report to Zohar Ziv, chief operating officer.

“We are thrilled to round out our senior management team with leaders such as Jessica Buttimer and Yul Vanek,” says Martinez. “Each brings key skill sets that provide leadership in developing and executing Deckers strategic initiatives for our global organization.”

Most recently, Buttimer was global general manager of Green Works at The Clorox Co. Before Clorox, Buttimer worked at Procter & Gamble, Price Waterhouse and National Economic Research Associates.

Vanek most recently was a technology consultant to large wholesale and retail consumer products brands. Before that, he led the Internet technology teams at Oakley, now part of Luxottica Group, K-Swiss, and Charlotte Russe.

Deckers manufacturers and operates footwear brands including Teva and Ugg Australia, which sell online at Teva.com and UggAustralia.com, respectively.

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