Dick’s COO to Step Down
Pittsburgh Dick’s Sporting Goods announced Tuesday that COO William Colombo will step down, assuming the role of vice chairman effective Feb. 2.
CEO Edward Stack, CFO Timothy Kullman and EVP of operations Joseph Schmidt will take over Colombo’s responsibilities, the company said.
Kirkland’s President Resigns
Memphis Kirkland’s announced on Monday the resignation of COO and president Catherine David. Specialty retailer Kirkland’s CEO Robert Alderson will assume David’s former responsibilities.
A statement issued by the company said that Kirkland’s is not currently seeking a replacement for David. Her departure comes as the company has struggled with declining sales and dropping stock prices.
Joe’s Sports & Outdoor Names President, CEO
Wilsonville, Ore. Joe’s Sports & Outdoor has named Hal Smith to serve as president and CEO of the company. Smith also has been appointed to the company’s board of directors.
Smith succeeds Norm Daniels, who will continue to serve on the Joe’s Sports & Outdoor board of directors and be involved in the strategic direction of the company.
Smith is the former president of Bass Pro Shops and has been the president and CEO of several other leading retail companies. Most recently, he was executive VP of Pep Boys.