PVH Corp. [NYSE:PVH], one of the world’s largest apparel companies and
owner of iconic brands including CALVIN KLEIN, TOMMY HILFIGER, Van
Heusen, Speedo, Warner’s and IZOD,
participated in today’s NYC Pride March as a Platinum Level Sponsor,
joining the national celebration of Pride month to support LGBTQ rights.
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PVH associates at NYC Pride March 2018 (Photo: Business Wire)
Hundreds of PVH associates marched in style, wearing PVH Pride t-shirts
– and rainbow-colored accessories – during the two-mile route alongside
the Company’s first-ever custom-branded, double-decker bus splashed with
a rainbow motif and featuring PVH’s own Pride logo the company features
“Our PVH family showed up strong today to celebrate Pride and I couldn’t
be more proud,” said Emanuel Chirico, Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer of PVH Corp. “I’m inspired by our associates every day for
showing their individuality and helping us foster an environment where
every individual is valued and treated with respect and dignity.”
At the parade, world-renowned DJ Lina Bradford spun live from the top of
the bus, energizing the crowd that included associates from all of PVH’s
businesses and corporate operations. Models and dancers wearing CALVIN
KLEIN, TOMMY HILFIGER and Speedo product joined PVH
and made special performances throughout the day. The NYC Pride March
initiative is supported by WERK, PVH’s associate-led LGBTQ Business
“Seeing the passion and excitement throughout the day makes me so proud
to be part of a Company that is committed to LGBTQ rights,” added Lori
Bradley, EVP, Global Talent Management and Inclusion & Diversity, PVH
PVH shared live highlights from the celebration across its social
channels (#WeArePVH), capturing the top moments throughout the day.
PVH is supporting Pride events around the world this year, including
Tokyo, Okinawa, Hong Kong, Toronto and Montreal, in honor of LGBTQ
rights. Speedo USA sponsored LA Pride 2018 on June 10th,
joining for the first time the national celebration of Pride
Month. PVH is also an official business sponsor of Pride Amsterdam 2018
and will join the world-famous Canal Parade on August 4th.
Throughout the month of June, Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger and Speedo
USA are offering capsule collections in support of Pride.
About PVH Corp.
With a history going back over 135 years, PVH has excelled at growing
brands and businesses with rich American heritages, becoming one of the
largest apparel companies in the world. We have over 36,000 associates
operating in over 40 countries and nearly $9 billion in annual
revenues. We own the iconic CALVIN
and Geoffrey Beene brands, as well as the digital-centric True
& Co. intimates brand, and market a variety of goods under
these and other nationally and internationally known owned and licensed
*The Speedo brand is licensed for North America and
the Caribbean in perpetuity from Speedo International Limited.
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