Best Buy Names CIO of International Unit
Minneapolis Best Buy Co. said that Neville Roberts will join the company in a new position as CIO of Best Buy International, the strategic business unit focused on the enterprise’s growth outside of the United States.
Prior to joining Best Buy, Roberts spent more than 18 years at Accenture, most recently as a senior partner in their Global Retail Practice.
Roberts will lead Best Buy’s international information-systems team to create “Best Buy-in-a-box,” a suite of off-the-shelf IT packages. In addition, one of his primary initial focuses will be to create an e-commerce platform as part of the multichannel strategy to support the company’s international growth.
Pacific Sunwear Names CFO
Anaheim, Calif., Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. has appointed Michael Henry to serve as senior VP and CFO of the company. Henry had been serving as interim CFO since November 2007.
Henry joined the company in September 2000 as controller. He has served as VP, controller since February 2006.
DAVACO Names Director of National Accounts
DAVACO, Inc., the national leading provider of retail services, announced that Lora Churcher has been named director of national accounts for DAVACO’s brand development division. In this role, Churcher is responsible for new business development and the management of existing accounts for national consumer brands of soft line products.
Churcher joins DAVACO with a wide range of experience in retail and brand development with nationwide brands that include Michael Kors, DKNY and O Oscar. Prior to joining DAVACO, Churcher served as the director of account management for Kramer Design Group. She has also been employed with Lifestyle Forms as sales and marketing manager and at style365.com as a marketing and promotions coordinator.