Sears Names New Board Member
Hoffman Estates, Ill. Former Dell Inc. CEO Kevin Rollins has been elected to the board of directors at Sears Holdings Corp., the company said Wednesday.
Rollins stepped down at Dell in January 2007 and currently is a senior adviser to the private-investment firm TPG Capital LP, formerly Texas Pacific Group.
His election brings the number of Sears Holdings directors to eight.
Jones Apparel Appoints VP
New York City Jones Apparel Group, Inc. announced that Ted Kim has been appointed to the newly created position of VP design, Anne Klein New York, effective February 18.
In this role, Kim will oversee the design functions for Anne Klein New York Sportswear. He will report to Susie Rieland, chief merchandising officer, Bridge and Better Sportswear.
Seattle Target Corp. said it will patrol the parking lots of some of its stores with security officers using Segway motorized devices, according to Puget Sound Business Journal.
According to the company, its security officers will use the Segway devices at 150 of its stores in markets including Seattle, Chicago, Miami, Los Angeles and Dallas.