Washington, D.C. 20549





Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): August 23, 2017


J.Crew Group, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Commission File Number: 333-175075





(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)


(IRS Employer
Identification No.)

770 Broadway

New York, NY 10003

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

(212) 209-2500

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)


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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

J.Crew Group, Inc. (the “Company”) announced that Vincent Zanna has been named Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of the Company, effective August 23, 2017. Mr. Zanna, age 46, served as the Company’s Senior Vice President of Finance and Treasurer since October 2016 and Vice President and Treasurer from 2012. Prior to joining the Company in 2009, Mr. Zanna served as the Treasurer of Footstar, Inc. In connection with his appointment, Mr. Zanna will be granted an increase in base salary to $475,000, and his potential target bonus under the Company’s annual incentive plan shall be increased to 50%.

Upon the effectiveness of Mr. Zanna’s appointment, Michael J. Nicholson will no longer serve as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer and will continue in his role of President, Chief Operating Officer of the Company. Mr. Zanna will serve as the Company’s principal financial officer.    





Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.









Date: August 23, 2017









Michael J. Nicholson





President, Chief Operating Officer and

Chief Financial Officer