Xcel Brands signs licensing agreement with Jerry Leigh

Xcel Brands, Inc. has signed a licensing agreement with Jerry Leigh. This agreement will give Jerry Leigh the license to manufacture and distribute girls' apparel for the Isaac Mizrahi New York brand. The collection will be available at retail in Fall 2013.

Robert D'Loren, Chairman and CEO, Xcel Brands, Inc. said, "I am very excited to partner with Jerry Leigh to launch girls' apparel in Fall 2013. We anticipate that we will execute additional licenses in the children's category to fully complement our children's collection. The Isaac Mizrahi brand brings an exciting point of view to children's apparel and accessories."

Andrew Leigh, President, Jerry Leigh, said, "I am thrilled to be working with Xcel Brands and Isaac Mizrahi to launch girls' 4-16 apparel. I am excited to bring Isaac's creative talents to the marketplace."