CORRECTING and REPLACING LVMH Appoints Michael Burke As CEO Of Fendi

CORRECTION...by LVMH
PARIS--()--Oct. 13, 2003--Third graph, second sentence of release should read: He is appointed Chief Operating Officer of Christian Dior Couture. (sted He is appointed Chief Executive Officer of Christian Dior Couture.)

The corrected release reads:

LVMH APPOINTS MICHAEL BURKE AS CEO OF FENDI

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the world's leading luxury products Group, announces the appointment of Michael Burke as "amministratore delegato" (Chief Executive Officer) of Fendi and wishes to thank Gian Carlo Di Risio, who is leaving Fendi, for his contribution to the organization of the company.

Michael Burke joined Christian Dior USA in 1980 as Vice President of Operations. He was President of Louis Vuitton North America from 1993 to 1997. Since 1997 he has been Chief Operating Officer of Christian Dior Couture.

Claus-Dietrich Lahrs succeeds Michael Burke. He is appointed Chief Operating Officer of Christian Dior Couture.

Claus-Dietrich Lahrs has been until now President of Louis Vuitton North America. He was previously General Manager of the Louis Vuitton, Loewe and Celine brands in Germany from 1997 to 2001.

Contacts

Analysts and investors :
Chris Hollis - LVMH
+ 33 1 44 13 21 22
or
Media :
France :
Michel Calzaroni /Olivier Labesse
+ 33 1 40 70 11 89
DGM
or
UK :
Hugh Morrison
M: Communications
+ 44 207 153 15 34
or
Italy :
Business press
+ 39 02 438 11 41
Fabio Raineri
D & C Financial Communications
Fashion and Beauty press
+39 02 805 18 26
Wilma Sarchi
or
US :
James Fingeroth / Molly Morse
+1 212 521 48 00
Kekst & Company

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Contacts

Analysts and investors :
Chris Hollis - LVMH
+ 33 1 44 13 21 22
or
Media :
France :
Michel Calzaroni /Olivier Labesse
+ 33 1 40 70 11 89
DGM
or
UK :
Hugh Morrison
M: Communications
+ 44 207 153 15 34
or
Italy :
Business press
+ 39 02 438 11 41
Fabio Raineri
D & C Financial Communications
Fashion and Beauty press
+39 02 805 18 26
Wilma Sarchi
or
US :
James Fingeroth / Molly Morse
+1 212 521 48 00
Kekst & Company