BEIJING, Dec. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- LightInTheBox Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: LITB) ("LightInTheBox" or the "Company"), a global online retail company that delivers products directly to consumers around the world, today announced that it has promoted Mr. Bin Shi to Chief Technology Officer and Mr. Hillman Huang to Senior Vice President, effective December 7, 2015.
As Chief Technology Officer, Mr.Shi will continue to manage and implement the Company's technology and research & development strategy. Mr.Shi joined the Company in 2009 as the Senior Vice President of Technology. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Shi was the Chief Architect of myspace.cn.
As a Senior Vice President, Mr. Huang will continue to oversee Mini LightInTheBox's business development and procurement strategy. Mr. Huang most recently served as the Company's Vice President. Prior to joining the Company in 2014, Mr. Huang worked with Decathlon (currently known as Oxylane Group) from 2007 to 2013, where he served as a purchasing director, office manager and general manager of its Wuhan unit, and general manager of its Guangzhou unit.
Mr. Alan Guo, Chairman and CEO of LightInTheBox, commented, "We are very pleased to promote both Mr. Shi and Mr. Huang in recognition of the valuable contributions they have made to LightInTheBox's success. Mr. Shi and Mr. Huang will continue to play a critical role as we explore new business opportunities, enhance our supply chain management capabilities and position the Company for future sustainable growth."
About LightInTheBox Holding Co., Ltd.
LightInTheBox is a global online retail company that delivers products directly to consumers around the world. The Company offers customers a convenient way to shop for a wide selection of products at attractive prices through its www.lightinthebox.com, www.miniinthebox.com and other websites and mobile applications, which are available in 27 major languages and cover more than 80% of global Internet users.
For more information, please visit www.lightinthebox.com.
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