Steven Goldsmith

President & Chief Executive Officer

Steven Goldsmith was appointed as CEO and President of LXRandCo as of April 2018. Steven brings to LXRandCo more than 25 years of success in retail, merchandising and marketing across multiple distribution platforms including internet, catalogue, department stores, television, retail and wholesale. Prior to his appointment, Steven was Chief Executive Officer and President of Brookstone Inc. since June 2016. Steven lead Brookstone during a time of expansion into domestic and international retail markets and increased product development. Prior to joining Brookstone, Steven served as President of The Shopping Channel, Canada’s leading multi-channel retailer, from 2012 to 2016. He was Executive Vice-President, Merchandising at Sears Canada Inc. from 2011 to 2012. Prior to that, he served as Executive Vice-President, Limited Brands Direct, where he led the marketing, merchandising and e-Commerce activities for Victoria’s Secret Direct and Bath & Body Works Direct from 2007 to 2011. Throughout his career, Steven has held leadership positions for major brands including Amazon, SmartBargains (now RueLaLa) and ShopNBC, where the e-Commerce business increased six-fold over the two-year period he was there. After graduating in 1988 from the State University of New York, Albany, Goldsmith joined the May Department Stores Company, spending the first decade of his retail career in the Lord & Taylor, Filene’s and Foley’s divisions.

Nadine Eap

Interim Chief Financial Officer

Nadine is the Interim Chief Financial Officer. Nadine has more than 15 years of experience in corporate finance, accounting and operations roles. Prior to joining LXRandCo, she was Finance Manager at TSX-listed Aimia Inc., where she was responsible for corporate planning and analysis of various departments, as well as providing finance business support to the office of the Chief Information Officer. Prior thereto, Nadine was Director of Administration and Finance at Logibec, a software and consulting company in the healthcare industry. Prior to joining Logibec, Nadine spent seven years at Deloitte in Montreal and Sydney, Australia, where she held various roles with increasing responsibilities, serving both large public and private clients, primarily in Technology, Media and Telecommunications ("TMT") and Consumer sectors. Nadine earned a Bachelor of commerce degree and a Graduate Diploma in Accountancy from HEC Montreal. She is a member of the Ordre des comptables professionnels agrees du Québec.

Kei Izawa

Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer

Kei is the Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of LXRandCo, overseeing all key operating functions of the business in North America and internationally including finance, supply chain, logistics, and human resources.  Kei has a deep understanding of the LXRandCo customer, the Company’s value proposition, and is responsible for the articulation and leadership of LXRandCo’s cultural initiatives. Kei is responsible for the Company’s in-store training resources and ensuring the brand guidelines are consistently delivered upon. Prior to founding LXRandCo, Kei worked for Bloomberg Finance in Tokyo. Kei holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Concordia University in Montréal where she graduated in 2008 with a major in physics and a minor in French. 

Greg Cecchin-Leger

Chief Human Resources Officer

Greg Cecchin-Léger has been the Chief Human Resources Officer of LXRandCo since June 2017. Greg brings to LXRandCo a diversified HR portfolio, acquired through a mix of Entertainment, Retail and Professional Services companies. Prior to joining LXRandCo, Greg was the HR Director of a law firm for 3 years, where he redesigned major HR processes, lowered turnover, and increased employee engagement. At KPMG, he spent 9 years working on talent acquisition, employer branding and strategic counsel. Greg spent the first decade of his career within the Retail & Entertainment industries, managing large-scale projects for new venues and innovative talent management. He has worked for major brands including Ikea, Disney and Europe’s leading Movie Theater operator.

Philippe St-Hilaire

Director of Sales & Store Experience 

Joslyn Paredes

Director, Product & Planning 

Joslyn is currently the Director, Product and Planning. Joslyn joined the LXRandCO team in 2017, bringing with her 15 years of Retail and Wholesale experience, holding various roles in Buying,  Planning, and Allocation.  Prior to joining LXRandCO, Joslyn was the Manager of Planning and Process Implementation at the luxury retail company, The Want Apothecary and group of companies. During her time there, Joslyn developed and built the structure of the Planning & Analytical functions of the retail & wholesale divisions, helped build and manage various functions of the Merchandising team, and improved ERP and related reporting tools. Joslyn earned her Bachelor of Commerce degree with a Major in International Business and a Minor in Financial Accountancy from Concordia University in Montreal.

Masami Inamura

Head of Supplier Sourcing

Masami is Head Supplier, Sourcing. Based in Tokyo, Masami oversees a team of 5 employees and is responsible for LXRandCo’s sourcing and supplier relationships, buying schedule and budget as well as training new Buyers and regularly attending auction. Masami joined the LXRandCo Tokyo team in April 2012 and has been an integral part in the development of the sourcing network in Japan. Prior to LXRandCo, Masami worked with the Hokkaido Government where she assisted with organizing the G8 Summit held in Toyako, Japan in 2008. Masami earned a Bachelor of Political Science from Concordia Univeristy in 2007. 

Pierre-Andre (Pete) Vungoc

Chief Technology Officer

Pete is LXRandCo’s Chief Technology Officer where he is responsible for managing LXRandCo’s information technology and infrastructure, information systems, and software development. Pete brings a wealth of Information Technology knowledge and Project Management expertise to the LXRandCo team. With over 8 years of experience in IT, Pete has managed teams of 5 – 120 people. Before his start at LXRandCo, Pete worked as an e-Commerce consultant for a NetSuite solutions provider as well as an IT Project Manager on various projects at McGill University and Pratt & Whitney. Pete earned a Bachelor of Software Engineering in 2008 and a Graduate Diploma in Internet Business in 2011, both from McGill University.