Epson Executive Appointed to RSPA Board of Directors
Epson, a leading supplier of value-added point-of-service (POS) solutions, announced the appointment of Jeff Burroughs, national channel sales manager, Epson System Device Group, to the Retail Solutions Providers Association RSPA board of directors.
Burroughs has been with Epson for more than eight years, first as a distribution account manager, and in 2006 was promoted to his current position. In 2005, Burroughs was one of the recipients of Epson’s prestigious “President’s Award” for the development and implementation of the Vantage Program, designed to reward distribution-supported VARs.
Previously he was employed by Javelin Systems, a touchscreen manufacturer, as a sales manager. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology and sociology from Chapman University in Orange, Calif.
The Home Depot Names Exec VP, CIO
Atlanta The Home Depot named Matt Carey executive VP and CIO. Carey will join the company on Sept. 8.
Carey will have responsibility for all aspects of the company’s information technology, communication systems and services. He joins Home Depot from eBay, where he was senior VP and chief technology officer.
Prior to eBay, Carey spent more than 20 years with Wal-Mart, where his most recent role was senior VP and chief technology officer.
Carey will succeed Bob DeRodes, who announced in April his plans to depart the company following the selection of his replacement.
Abercrombie Board Member Dies at 69
Columbus, Ohio A member of Abercrombie & Fitch Co.’s board for the past three years died over the weekend, the company announced on Thursday.
Allan A. Tuttle, 69, passed away on Aug. 31. He was a lawyer for Washington, D.C.-based Patton Boggs LLP and served as general counsel to retailer Gucci Group N.V.