Hastings Entertainment Names New Executive
Amarillo , Texas Multimedia retailer Hastings Entertainment has named Sue Dasse as VP of Stores, effective May 19.
Most recently, Dasse served VP of store operations for Catherines Plus Sizes, for Charming Shoppes. Prior to that, Dasse was senior VP of stores for Borders Specialty Retail for Borders Group, Inc. She is also the former VP of store operations at Waldenbooks.
Stein Mart Names Marketing/Advertising Exec
Jacksonville, Fla. Stein Mart, Inc. announced Thursday that it has named Glori Katz senior VP, marketing and advertising. Katz came to Stein Mart from Sears, where she was most recently director of advertising.
Whitehall Jewelers CEO to Retire
Chicago Whitehall Jewelers Holdings said that its chairman of the board and CEO Edward Dayoob will retire from his post as CEO. Dayoob will remain actively involved as the chairman of the board and as a consultant to the company advising on merchandising and operations strategy, the company said.
President and COO Michael Don will assume the role of CEO of Whitehall Jewelers, effective April 30. No other changes in the company’s management team are planned.