Liz Claiborne Inc yesterday announced the resignation of Kim Roy, group president responsible for the Liz Claiborne apparel and accessories complex, Elisabeth and Special Markets divisions. In commenting on Ms Roy's departure, Paul R Charron, chairman and chief executive officer, said: "In her six years with Liz Claiborne Inc, Kim has made substantial contributions to the growth and success of the company. We are sorry to see Kim leave, but we respect her desire to pursue different career options."