JACKSON, Wyo. (April 29, 2020) – Jackson Hole-based outdoor apparel brand Stio is pleased to announce its senior sourcing & production manager hire. Gena Calegari joins Stio’s dynamic product development team from Old Navy, bringing nearly twenty years of experience in apparel production with exposure to the entirety of the creation cycle across all categories and multiple countries of origin.
“This is an important hire for Stio as we continue to strengthen our sourcing and production strategies and partnerships,” said Kelly Hill, Stio’s chief product officer. “We look forward to integrating Gena’s expertise and passion for producing purposeful product lines that meet our customers’ needs. She offers leadership and a wide breadth of knowledge that will bolster current processes and support our long-term growth plans.”
Over her nearly fifteen year tenure at the Gap Brand, Gena managed a range of product lines — most recently the global production of maternity and plus at Old Navy — and oversaw new company processes and roll outs during her time as senior manager of global production strategy. Gena’s experience in partnering with companies to produce consumer products through supply chains grounded in exceptional quality, sustainable sourcing and nimble operations is a valuable new addition to Stio’s team.
Headquartered in the heart of the Tetons in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Stio® was founded to inspire connection with the outdoors through beautiful, functional and innovative products infused with mountain soul. Stio’s mountain town style meets backcountry performance product is sold via Stio Mountain Studio® retail stores, Stio® catalogs and the Stio® website. stio.com