Shopko Names Senior VP, CIO
Green Bay, Wis., Shopko announced the appointment of Tammy Hermann as senior VP and CIO. Hermann will report to Michael R. MacDonald, chairman and CEO.
Hermann has been with Shopko and Pamida for six years in the information services division.
In addition, Ray Petersen has been named chief technology officer and VP of e-commerce, reporting to Hermann. Petersen has been the VP operations technology and information security for the past three years.
Kroger Names Michigan President
Cincinnati, Alongtime Kroger executive will head to Michigan as president of a newly created division, The Business Courier reported. Rick Going will take over as president of the division effective immediately, Kroger said.
Going joined Kroger in 1981 and has held management positions that include VP of retail operations and vice president of merchandising for the Cincinnati/Dayton division.
Payless Names International Merchandise GM
Topeka, Kan., Payless ShoeSource has hired Scott Ramsland to serve as senior VP, general merchandising manager, international. He will report to Matt Rubel, CEO and president of Payless.
Ramsland, who began in this role earlier this week, will lead the team responsible for the product direction and overall merchandising strategy for Payless’ presence in international markets.