Senior Vice President, The NPD Group
Sarah Bloch, Senior Vice President, Footwear & Accessories, returned to The NPD Group in August 2015. Sarah runs our Fashion Footwear and Accessories team who works with clients on ways to turn information from NPD’s Consumer Tracking Service and Retail Tracking Service into actionable insights to find opportunities for growth.
Sarah has a great deal of fashion industry experience. Prior to her work with NPD, for 15 years she held several diverse positions at the Jimlar Division of Global Brands Group. Most recently Sarah was the VP Global Brand Manager on Calvin Klein footwear, working directly with the Calvin Klein organization and licensing team to execute on their brand vision. Additional roles included Director of Retail Planning & Analysis on the Coach Footwear brand, where she led the strategic planning process, providing analytics and key metrics to uncover opportunities for this brand. Earlier in her career, Sarah was with NPD’s Retail Business Development team, and she started her career at Tommy Hilfiger Corp.
Sarah is also the Chair of the Two Ten Footwear Foundation’s Associate Board, and an Advisory Board member of Sole4Soles, collaborating with colleagues to pursue this footwear industry organization’s community-minded mission.
Sarah lives on Long Island with her two children and enjoys being outdoors. She loves hiking, skiing, volunteering at a local food pantry and watching her kids participate in their various activities.