Janet Hayes

President, Williams-Sonoma

Janet Hayes is the President of the Williams-Sonoma brand. She is responsible for merchandising, product development, inventory management, creative services, visual merchandising, brand finance and operations.

Hayes joined Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSI) as a Senior Vice President, General Merchandise Manager in October 2007, where she led the Pottery Barn Retail division and provided critical business leadership for product, visual merchandising and inventory management. She was promoted to the role of Executive Vice President of pottery barn kids and PBteen in 2008, and in 2010 she ascended to the role of President, pottery barn kids and PBteen.