The Container Store Names Two New VPs
Dallas The Container Store has announced the addition of two new VPs.
Joan Manson has been promoted to VP of loss prevention, payroll, benefits and legal. She most recently served as senior director of loss prevention, payroll, benefits and legal.
Melissa Collins has been named VP of creative and online. In this role, she is responsible for all of the company’s creative, running The Container Store’s in-house advertising department, as well as leading the strategy and execution of the company’s Web site, containerstore.com. Previously, she served as senior director of creative and online services.
GNC Names Michael M. Nuzzo as Executive VP and CFO
General Nutrition Centers, Inc., the largest global specialty retailer of nutritional supplements, today announced that it has named Michael M. Nuzzo, as executive VP and CFO. In that role, he will report directly to Joe Fortunato, CEO of GNC.
Nuzzo joins GNC after spending the past nine years with Abercrombie Fitch, where his last position was the senior VP, Finance. His career at Abercrombie spanned significant financial-leadership roles for both the A store organization as well as their various corporate business units. Nuzzo has his MBA in Finance and Accounting from the University of Chicago and his undergraduate degree in economics from Kenyon College.
Abercrombie Finance VP Stepping Down
Columbus, Ohio Abercrombie & Fitch told investors this week that Michael Nuzzo, the company’s senior VP of finance, plans to resign Sept. 25 to become CFO at General Nutrition Centers, Inc. Upon Nuzzo’s departure, Abercrombie controller Brian Logan will take on the post’s financial and accounting duties.
Nuzzo follows former Abercrombie CFO Michael Kramer, who left last month to become president and CEO of Kellwood Co., a New York-based retailer that makes and markets the Phat Farm, Sag Harbor and XOXO brands.