Fifth & Pacific Companies (formerly Liz Claiborne Inc.)
Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications & Brand Services
Jane Randel is Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications and Brand Services at Fifth & Pacific Companies (formerly Liz Claiborne Inc.) and is responsible for managing the company’s corporate reputation through both external and internal communications. She leads corporate, business and crisis media relations, manages the annual report and oversees internal communications, including the corporate intranet. Additionally, Ms. Randel has been spearheading the company's award-winning, cause marketing program aimed to generate awareness, educate the public and ultimately prevent violence against women. The company’s Creative Services and philanthropic programs, including the Fifth & Pacific Philanthropic Program, also report to her.
In addition to serving on the Board of Directors of theFifth & Pacific Philanthropic Program, Ms. Randel is on the National Advisory Board of the National Domestic Violence Hotline and is a member of the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape/National Sexual Violence Resource Center’s Honorary Board. Ms. Randel is the immediate-past President of the Board of the Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence and served for six years on the board of Safe Horizon, the nation’s largest victim assistance organization. In 2005, she was named one of 21 Leaders for the 21st Century by WomensEnews; in 2006, she was included on the Crain’s New York Business list of “40 under 40;” and in 2009 she was honored by the Girl Scout Council of Greater New York for her work on teen dating abuse. Ms. Randel also co-authored an award winning paper, “Coming into the Light: Intimate Partner Violence and Its Effects at Work” with Anne O’Leary-Kelly, Emily Lean, Carol Reeves of the University of Arkansas School Department of Management at the Sam M. Walton College of Business.
Ms. Randel joined Liz Claiborne Inc. in 1992 as a Public Relations Associate concentrating in beauty and fashion. Previously, she worked at Hill and Knowlton Public Relations, specializing in beauty, fashion and consumer product accounts.
Ms. Randel is a graduate of Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut and lives in New Jersey with her husband and three sons.
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