SAN FRANCISCO—Levi Strauss & Co. has hired Jill Nash as chief communications officer and vice president of corporate affairs. Most recently, Nash served as chief communications officer at Yahoo!
In her most recent position with Yahoo!, Nash led the company’s global communications efforts including media relations, consumer media, public affairs and internal communications. Prior to this, she was the vice president of global communications for Gap where she focused on reputation management, cultural transformation and strategic change at both the corporate and brand levels.
Earlier, Nash was vice president of corporate communications at the Charles Schwab Corporation and helped position the company as a leader in technology and online brokerage.
At Levi, she replaces Dan Chew, who was vice president of corporate communications and has now retired.