Christopher & Bank CFO Resigns
Minneapolis Christopher & Banks Corp. said Wednesday CFO Andrew Moller has resigned and Michael Lyftogt will serve in the post until a permanent replacement is found.
Moller is resigning for personal reasons, the company said.
Lyftogt currently serves as VP of finance at the company. He will continue in that position while he fills in as the CFO.
The retailer said it is beginning a search for a permanent CFO.
Stein Mart Names Chief
Jacksonville, Fla. Stein Mart Inc. announced Tuesday it has appointed David H. Stovall, Jr. as president and CEO.
Stovall, 61, has been a Belk executive for more than 20 years, most recently as chairman of Belk Central Division in Charlotte, N.C. He will assume his new responsibilities for Stein Mart on Dec. 5.
Stovall is succeeding Linda Farthing, who has held the president and CEO position since Sept. 2007, but announced earlier this fall that a search for her successor had begun.
Bloom Names Troy Leshko as VP of Retail Operations
Bloom Supermarkets has promoted Troy Leshko to the position of VP of Retail Operations.
In his new role, Leshko will oversee the operations of more than 60 Bloom stores in North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland and Virginia. His responsibilities will include developing retail strategies and leading company initiatives, merchandising, recruiting, people development and talent planning, quality assurance, profitability and guest satisfaction.
Leshko, who began his career with Food Lion in 1988 as a bagger, has served in a number of positions with the company, including store manager, district manager, project manager and, most recently, as Bloom’s director of Strategy and Innovation.
Bloom is a banner of Food Lion LLC, a subsidiary of Brussels-based Delhaize Group. Bloom operates more than 60 stores in North and South Carolina, Virginia and Maryland.