SOCK IT TO THEM: Completely satisfied Socks has tapped Emil Viklund as its new chief govt officer.
An organization veteran, he takes over for Steven Gardener, who will exit the corporate to pursue different profession alternatives, in keeping with Completely satisfied Socks. Gardener will stay with the sock firm as an adviser till March.
Viklund’s earlier function was as chief monetary officer. In saying the promotion, Completely satisfied Socks’ chairman of the board Christian Beck counseled Viklund for the “mixture of management, operational expertise and fervour for innovation” he brings to the function. Identified for its vibrant coloured whimsical socks, the corporate has world attain.
Viklund will preserve his former obligations overseeing the monetary division for the corporate till a brand new cfo is called. He joined Completely satisfied Socks in 2019, following an eight-year run at Bonnier Information, the biggest media operation in Sweden. As a key chief on Completely satisfied Sox’s administration workforce, Viklund has had an integral function over the past 12 months and continues to be centered on constructing gross sales.
In an announcement supplied by the corporate, Gardener famous how he and Viklund labored “very carefully collectively throughout all of the challenges that 2020 has thrown at us,” including that Viklund is “the right man to guide Completely satisfied Socks on to the following stage of its journey.”
Based in 2008 by two associates, Mikael Söderlindh and Viktor Inform, who determined to provide a wardrobe important a shot of playfulness, Completely satisfied Socks now has distribution in additional than 95 nations. Regardless of not having any e-commerce expertise, the duo constructed what was stated to be a $100 million enterprise. Identified for the surprising, the model presents such types as “Mr. Potato Head,” “SpongeBob” and Amber Victoria. To up the typical sale, there are gift-box and multipack choices like a Disney six-pack present field that retails for $96.
By way of a publication, Completely satisfied Socks customers can get first dibs on promotions and new collections.