Destination XL names Harvey Kanter as new President and CEO
Destination XL Group announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Harvey Kanter as the company's new President and CEO and a member of its Board. Kanter joined the company as an employee on February 19 and, in order to ensure a smooth and orderly transition, will serve as Advisor to the Acting CEO until April 1, when he will succeed David Levin, the company's Acting CEO, and assume the full responsibilities of the President & CEO of the company and become a member of its Board. Kanter brings a proven track record in leading executive teams, driving strategy, growing profitability and creating shareholder value for consumer-centric experiential brands. He was most recently the President, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Blue Nile.