Weis Markets CEO Appointed to Board
Sunbury, Pa. Weis Markets announced that its president and CEO David J. Hepfinger has been appointed to the company’s board of directors. Hepfinger replaces recently retired company CEO Norman S. Rich
Hepfinger was appointed to the board during a regularly scheduled board meeting held in Sunbury earlier this week. He joined the company as president and COO last March and replaced Rich as CEO on Jan. 1.
Merchandising Chief Named for Old Navy
San Francisco Gap Inc. has named Mark Breitbard to the newly created role of chief merchandising and creative officer of Old Navy.
Breitbard had worked at Gap previously in merchandising positions at Old Navy, Banana Republic and the namesake company from 1997 until 2005. He most recently served as president of Levi Strauss & Co.’s retail unit.
In his new role, Breitbard will be responsible for taking products from design concept through store placement.
Advance Auto Parts Names President, COO
Roanoke, Va. Advance Auto Parts has appointed Jim Wade to serve as president and Kevin Freeland to serve as COO.
Darren Jackson will retain the title of CEO.
In his 15 years with Advance Auto, Wade has served in multiple senior leadership roles, including CFO.