Chandra O’Ree-Smith

Chuao Chocolatier has hired a fashion-industry veteran to oversee sales for all of it’s Chuao Chocolatier cafés.

Chandra O’Ree-Smith, who most recently worked for Ralph Lauren, will serve at the company’s newest retail sales director.

In the role, she will manage all sales personnel, oversee and enhance retail events while maximizing local revenue streams.

In addition, she will be responsible for ensuring promotion and pricing consistency across all retail locations, and coordinating and promoting café events.