Grosvenor names investment exec
Washington, D.C. San Francisco-based Grosvenor Americas announced that Scott A. Brody has joined the firm’s Washington, D.C., office as VP investments.
In this role, he will oversee Grosvenor Americas’ investment activities in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
Brody was previously VP and general manager for Opus East LLC, in Rockville, Md.
Holley named Walmart CFO
BENTONVILLE, Ark. – Veteran finance executive Charles Holley was named to replace Tom Schoewe as CFO of Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the company announced late Wednesday. Holley joined Walmart in 1994 and most recently served as EVP finance and treasurer. Schoewe joined Walmart in 2000 as CFO.
Walmart CEO Mike Duke called Holley a talented strategist who thoroughly understands the details of Walmart’s business and the financial markets.
“As treasurer, he has helped drive the strategy behind the company’s strong financial position and has made every organization he has led stronger,” Duke said.
The change will take effect on Nov. 30, and Schoewe will remain with the company until Jan. 31, 2011.
Beyonce’s mom gets exclusive line at Walmart
NEW YORK – Tina Knowles announced the introduction of her Miss Tina by Tina Knowles line exclusively at Walmart in October.
The collection will feature denim, graphic t-shirts, embellished tops, day dresses, tunics, jackets, leggings and track suits, with each item retailing for $20 or less.
Tina Knowles is the co-creative director and co-founder of the House of Dereon, Dereon, and Miss Tina fashion collections produced by Beyond Productions, a partnership with daughter Beyonce.