Men’s Wearhouse Names CMO for K&G
Houston Men’s Wearhouse announced that Mary Beth Blake has been named chief merchandising officer for K&G Fashion Superstore, the company’s discount-superstore concept.
Blake joins the company from Macy’s Midwest Division, where she was the senior VP, general merchandise manager for men’s and children’s. She began her career in merchandising in 1989 with May Department Stores, Famous Barr Division, in St. Louis.
Billing Services Group Limited Board Changes
BSG, one of the telecommunications industry’s leading clearing and settlement, payment and financial risk-management-solutions groups, recently updated shareholders on two separate management initiatives—succession planning and cost reduction.
Greg Carter, president of BSG Clearing Solutions North America, will succeed Randall Brouckman as CEO for the Group effective immediately. Brouckman is standing down to concentrate on his personal interests.
Carter, 44, managed BSG’s San Antonio business since 2004 and was with one of BSG’s founding companies for ten years before the Group’s establishment. Carter has held no company directorships during the past five years and there are no further disclosures required to be made in respect of Carter with regard to paragraph (g) of Schedule 2 of the AIM Rules.
The company continues to trade in line with management’s expectations and will maintain its focus on rapid debt amortization and all other means to continue to create shareholder value.
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.