VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC ) announced today several new appointments within its outdoor apparel and daypack businesses. Mike Egeck has been promoted to president of The North Face, Inc with responsibility for all US operations. Egeck joined The North Face as vice president, RD&D and brand management in August 2000. Prior to joining VF, he was general manager at Columbia Sportswear where he focused on merchandising, design, product development, sourcing, marketing, licensing and key account sales. Egeck will report to Bob Shearer, VF's chief financial officer.