AutoZone Names New Board Members
Memphis, Tenn. AutoZone announced the election of Robert Grusky and William Crowley to the AutoZone board of directors.
In 2000, Grusky founded Hope Capital Management, an investment firm for which he serves as managing member.
Since March 2005, Crowley has served as a director of Sears Holdings Corp.
Additionally, Crowley served as executive VP of Sears Holdings Corp. since March 2005 and as chief administrative office of Sears Holdings Corp. since September 2005.
Nike Names VP of Product
Beaverton, Ore. Nike has promoted Eric Sprunk to serve as VP for product.
Sprunk, who joined Nike as finance director for the Americas region, most recently was VP of global footwear.
Sprunk, who has been with the company for 15 years, will be responsible for all Nike brand product across the company’s footwear, equipment and apparel engines from design and development to manufacturing.
Jan Singer, VP of footwear sport culture, will succeed Sprunk.
Sam’s Club Names VP, People Division
Bentonville, Ark. Sam’s Club has named Dedra Dogan to serve as VP of its people division. She is responsible for field human resources for the 110,000 associates in 595 Sam’s Clubs nationwide.
Previously, Dogan was the group VP of human resources at Winn-Dixie Stores. Dogan also served as director of human resources of AutoZone Stores, and from 1993 to 1999, she was employed by the Department of Defense, where she managed the civil service employment function for the Marine Corps Air Stations El Toro and Miramar in Southern California as each restructured under base realignment and closure.