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The Ascena CEO is at the head of an apparel empire
On May 18, clothing giant Ascena Retail Group said it would acquire Ann Taylor and Loft for $2.16 billion. CEO David Jaffe is expanding his collection of popular fashion brands, which already includes Dressbarn and Lane Bryant.
• HIS CLAIM TO FAME
Jaffe’s parents started Ascena with flagship brand Dressbarn in 1962. …