Walgreens Announces Executive Promotions
Deerfield, Ill., Walgreen Co. announced Thursday that Stanley B. Blaylock and Mia M. Scholz have been promoted from divisional to corporate VPs.
Blaylock, 44, also will retain his title of VP of specialty pharmacy for Walgreens Health Services, the managed-care division of Walgreens.
Scholz, 41, was promoted to corporate VP of accounting and controller.
Talbots Names New COO
Hingham, Mass., Talbots Inc. on Tuesday named Philip H. Kowalczyk COO, effective immediately. Kowalczyk previously was president of the company’s J. Jill group.
Talbots said it retained Kirk Palmer & Associates Inc. to manage the search for Kowalczyk’s successor.
Earlier on Tuesday, Talbots said it retained a consulting firm to assist the company with a strategic review and evaluate the Talbots brands in an effort to improve profitability and business performance. The review is expected to be completed by the end of the first quarter of 2008.
Storefloors Names Director of Business Development
Atlanta–based Storefloors has named Barbara Leonard director of business development.
Leonard joins Storefloors after working with RYA Design Consultancy in Dallas as business development director. She brings over 14 years of marketing communications and business development experience to Storefloors, focusing on the retail architectural and design industry. Prior to joining RYA, Leonard directed and managed marketing and business development for the Hillier Architects’ Dallas office.