Liz Claiborne Inc has appointed Andrea Diamond as vice president of strategic staffing . Ms Diamond will report directly to Larry McClure, senior vice president of human resources, Liz Claiborne Inc. Commenting on the announcement, Mr McClure said: "Andrea brings to Liz Claiborne an extensive background in staffing with particular emphasis on the retail and fashion industry. Her expertise will be invaluable in identifying and placing the best candidates from both inside and outside the company as we continue to work toward our strategic business goals."