Gilt Groupe Acquires Decorati
March 23, 2011 in Press Releases
NEW YORK, March 23, 2011 – Gilt Groupe, an innovative online shopping destination, today announced it has acquired leading home décor site Decorati. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Gilt Groupe, Inc. Names Rachel Jarrett As General Manager For Gilt Children
January 19, 2011 in Press Releases
New York, NY – January 19, 2011-- Gilt Groupe, Inc., the leader in online luxury retail, announces the appointment of Rachel Jarrett as General Manager for Gilt CHILDREN, effective immediately. In this position, Jarrett will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the children's business, including business strategy, website design and procurement of merchandise. She will report to the company's President, Carl Sparks.
Gilt Groupe, Inc. Names Peter Glusker As Chief Executive Officer of Gilt Groupe Japan & Gilt City Japan
December 16, 2010 in Press Releases
NEW YORK, NY—December 16, 2010. Online luxury retailer Gilt Groupe, Inc. today announced that Peter Glusker has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Gilt Groupe Japan and Gilt City Japan, where he will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of both companies. Gilt Groupe Japan, a subsidiary of Gilt Groupe, Inc., was launched in March 2009. Today it has over 500,000 members, and has worked with over 300 brands.
Volkswagen Jetta Offered On Gilt
December 13, 2010 in Press Releases
NEW YORK, NY - December 13, 2010 – Beginning December 15th, Gilt Groupe, partnering with Volkswagen of America, will sell three all-new 2011 Jettas to its members. Each day beginning at noon ET, one car will be sold at an affordable price of $5,995. Volkswagen dropped the "1" from the incredible starting price of $15,995, further delivering on its "Great for the Price of Good" message. The flash sale will occur on three consecutive days. Volkswagen is the first automotive brand to be sold on Gilt, or any flash sale site in the U.S.