A&F Names Executive VP, CFO
New Albany, Ohio Abercrombie & Fitch Co. announced that Jonathan E. Ramsden has been named executive VP and CFO, effective mid-December 2008.
Ramsden has served as the CFO and a member of the executive team of TBWA Worldwide, an advertising-agency network that is a division of Omnicom Group Inc.
Report: H-E-B Makes Exec Appointments
San Antonio, Texas H-E-B has appointed Bob Loeffler as president, according to Austin Business Journal. The appointment became effective Nov. 1. Loeffler has served as the supermarket chain’s COO since Jan. 2003.
Craig Boyan will move into the role of COO, while Martin Otto will serve as CFO and executive VP of merchandising/procurement.
Apple’s iPod Chief to Step Down
Cupertino, Calif. Apple announced that Tony Fadell, an executive in charge of the company’s iPod division, is stepping down.
Fadell will be replaced by Mark Papermaster, a VP at IBM, who will join Apple as senior VP of devices, responsible for the company’s iPod and iPhone hardware-engineering teams. Fadell will remain at Apple as an adviser to CEO Steve Jobs. Fadell’s wife Danielle Lambert also plans to step down from her position as VP of human resources at the end of the year, after a successor is found.