Talbots Strengthens Merchandising Team
Hingham, Mass., Talbots Inc., announced Tuesday that Lizanne Kindler was appointed senior VP of merchandising, general merchandise manager of the Talbots brand.
In her new role, Kindler will oversee the merchandising strategy and development of Talbots’ brand apparel, shoe and accessory businesses.
Kindler was previously senior VP, general merchandising manager of Ann Taylor LOFT.
Home Depot Names New Board Member
Atlanta The Home Depot Inc. said on Friday that it has named Brian C. Cornell to its board. Cornell is the CEO of Michaels Stores Inc.
Cornell joined Michaels in June after serving as the executive VP and chief marketing officer of Safeway Inc. He also serves on the board of OfficeMax.
Cornell’s appointment raises the number of members on Home Depot’s board to 14, with 13 of them being outside directors, the company said.
CCA Global Partners Appoints Co-CEO
Manchester, N.H. CCA Global Partners, whose retail holdings include Carpet One Floor & Home, announced that Rick Bennet will be joining the company to serve as co-CEO.
Bennet previously worked with May Department Stores Co. for more than 27 years.