Ben Pruess is President of North America Retail for Tommy Hilfiger, a role that he assumed in April 2018. In this role, he oversees the merchandising, strategic planning and allocation of products and retail store operations for the TOMMY HILFIGER company stores in the United States and Canada, as well as the brand’s e-commerce business. He also oversees the retail field organization.
Previously, Ben worked at Under Armour, where he held roles including Senior Vice President of Sportswear and President of Sport Fashion. Prior to that, Ben worked as the Global Vice President at Adidas Originals from 2004 to 2010, overseeing design, marketing, merchandising and go-to-market strategy, during which, the brand experienced unprecedented growth.
Before joining Adidas and Under Armour, Ben served as Brand Manager for Bonfire Snowboard and as Snowboard sports marketing manager with Salomon.
Preceding his corporate career, Ben was a professional snowboarder and photographer.