tamaramellon_posinghandbag.jpgWord about town is that Tamara Mellon is set to leave Jimmy Choo, the shoe label she founded 15 years ago.

reports that Mellon and Joshua Schulman current chief executive of Jimmy Choo will also exit the company. The pair are said to have resigned from their positions and will depart in a few months.

Both are leaving voluntarily however it is understood that neither have taken up a new position. The reasons behind Mellon and Shulman's departure are believed to be amicable. These changes have occurred just five months after Jimmy Choo was acquired by Labelux, the European private luxury group that owns Bally.