The founder of Guess, resigned because of allegations of harassment


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Creative Director and co-founder of the brand Guess Paul Marciano resigned after investigations into allegations of sexual harassment by model Kate Upton. It is reported TASS with reference to the company’s notice.

In the Guess said that investigators interviewed more than 40 people and studied about 1.5 million pages of documents, e-mail messages, photos, videos, and audio recordings. “It is established that in some cases, Marciano demonstrated poor judgment when dealing with models and photographers putting themselves in a position where allegations of impropriety could arise and has arisen in fact”, — stated in the message.

In February, Kate Upton in his account on the social network Twitter Upton was indignant with that the Guess company still uses the services of Marciano, in spite of his immoral behavior in the models. She accompanied her post with the hashtag meToo, which is used by those who want to talk about their experiences of violence and harassment. The post gathered more than 40 thousand likes.

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