GameStop announces key executive promotions
Grapevine, Texas The board of directors of GameStop Corp. announced the promotion of existing executives into new positions within the company. The promotions include the appointment of Daniel A. DeMatteo to executive chairman from CEO, and J. Paul Raines to CEO from COO.
In other moves, Tony D. Bartel was appointed to president, from executive VP merchandising and marketing; and Robert A. Lloyd to executive VP and CFO from senior VP and acting interim CFO. As announced in January, Michael K. Mauler was promoted to executive VP, GameStop International.
“I am pleased to congratulate the team along with our board on the execution of this succession plan that has been two years in the making,” indicated DeMatteo.
Davaco names HR exec
Dallas Retail services provider Davaco said Tuesday it has named Wayne Denton as director of human resources.
Denton will be responsible for all human resources functions, including recruiting, benefit and insurance programs, and the administration of employee policies and procedures across the company. He reports to Gerry Geddis, president and COO.
Denton was previously employed with PIN Manufacturing and MedSynergies, both of Dallas, where he was VP human resources and developed strategic recruiting plans that resulted in substantial growth for both companies, while establishing training and developmental programs.
Brookshire names executive promotions
Tyler, Texas Brookshire Grocery Co. said Friday it has made a series of executive promotions. Russ Cooper has been promoted to executive VP general counsel, secretary. He joined Brookshire in 1996 as corporate counsel.
Greg Nordyke has been promoted to executive VP corporate development, overseeing logistics, manufacturing, facility services and real estate. Kevin Albritton has been promoted to executive VP sales/marketing, overseeing category management and marketing leadership teams.
Kenny Holt has been promoted to executive VP human resources in charge of human resources, risk management, benefits and the new Fresh by Brookshire’s store banner. Jim Cousineau has been promoted to senior VP pharmacy operations. John D’Anna is now senior VP chief information officer. Lisa Glorioso has been promoted to VP pharmacy operations. Also, Andy Newberry has been promoted to VP category management analytics.