Michaels Exec to Leave Company
Irving, Texas Michaels Stores announced that Harvey S. Kanter, executive VP and managing director, has decided to leave the company, effective May 25, to pursue a leadership role at another company.
Until Kanter’s replacement is named, the merchandising organization will report to Brian Cornell.
Macy’s Inc. Announces New Posts
Cincinnati Macy’s Inc. announced late Thursday that Daniel H. Edelman, currently president and COO of San Francisco-based Macy’s West, has been appointed to the new corporate-level position of president for international retail development.
Robert B. Harrison, previously president and COO of Macy’s Northwest in Seattle, will succeed Edelman as president and COO of the Macy’s West division. Both appointments, said Macy’s, are effective immediately.
Edelman will remain in San Francisco for his new role, which involves researching and analyzing opportunities for international expansion of the Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s brands.
Harrison will relocate to San Francisco as part of the Macy’s West senior management team.
Tuesday Morning Appoints New Board Member
Dallas Tuesday Morning Corp. announced Thursday that it has named Starlette Johnson to the company’s board of directors.
On May 6, the board approved a resolution to increase the number of directors from seven to eight, effective May 1. Johnson is currently president, COO and director of Dave and Busters, Inc.