Tween Brands Unit President Resigns
New Albany, Ohio Tween Brands Inc. on Thursday said Limited Too president Jill Dean resigned effective immediately. The company is seeking her replacement.
Lece Lohr, currently Limited Too’s executive VP of design, will serve as executive VP and interim GM for Limited Too.
Perkowitz+Ruth Architects Names Joseph Serruya to Director
Perkowitz+Ruth Architects has named Joseph Serruya director. Serruya, based in the Washington D.C. office of P+R Architects, assumes responsibilities of business development and senior-project oversight for the Eastern region.
Serruya joined P+R Architects in 1999 as a senior job captain. Since then he earned positions of increasing responsibility and most recently served as Associate, working side-by-side with the previous Director to manage office staff and oversee the Wal-Mart program in the Northeastern region.
Serruya possesses over 17 years of experience in planning, design, construction documentation, construction contract administration and project management. Throughout his career, he has successfully provided architectural services to a range of clients on numerous building and project types, including big-box retail, retail interiors, shopping centers, office-base buildings, and environmental and transportation facilities.
In 2005, Serruya’s efforts overseeing the Wal-Mart program led P+R Architects to be named ‘Consultant of the Year’ by Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
DAVACO Promotes Four to VP
DAVACO, Inc., the national leading provider of retail services, announced that the company has promoted Tom Currier and Tom Motschull to VPs of retail operations; Brian Reilly to VP of field operations; and Sheryl Koehn to VP of brand development.
Currier began his career at DAVACO in 1999 within the field operations division and was later promoted to operations manager—Northeast. Currier has held many other positions with increasing responsibilities including project manager, senior project manager and most recently director of retail operations where he has taken a lead role in managing the CVS Pharmacy account for DAVACO. In his new role as VP of retail operations, Currier will manage and oversee the newly formed drug and convenience store specialty division.
Motschull joined DAVACO in April of 2002. As VP of retail operations, Motschull now manages and oversees the entire project services division and a team of project managers on the successful execution of projects for Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic and Limited, to name a few. In 2006, Motschull was promoted to director of project services.
Reilly’s new role and responsibilities include management of all retail operations field personnel and all phases of field training. In addition, he will oversee equipment rental and temporary labor acquisition, as well as the logistical management of field employees including job scheduling and tracking. He joined DAVACO in 2005 as a project manager and was promoted to director of field operations in 2006.
Koehn joined DAVACO in February 2006 as director of national accounts and in 2007 was promoted to director of brand development. As VP, Koehn will oversee all aspects of DAVACO’s brand development division, which includes full-service and supplemental retail-coordinator coverage, project management and all aspects of vendor-shop programs for nationwide brands of soft line products.