Youth-oriented apparel retailer American Eagle Outfitters Inc has named Dennis Parodi as senior vice-president of real estate and Michael Leedy as chief marketing officer.

Parodi, who will retain his position as chief operating officer and vice-president of the company's New York office, replaces George Sappenfield in the real estate role.

Leedy, who will retain his strategic planning and e-commerce role, replaces Michael Tam in the CMO position.