How accountable were you to your leadership actions these past 12 months?
Now, for our third part of the series, we’re going to explore the importance of your continued learning.
Last issue’s Part I focused on positioning yourself as a business partner. In this issue, Part II focuses on ways to heighten that communication and visibility as well as boost morale in your team.
Framingham, MA — The TJX Companies, Inc. has made several senior management changes to better position the company for future growth.
Merrimack, NH — Brookstone CEO Ron Boire has resigned, leaving Brookstone chairman Jackson Tai to serve as interim president/CEO. Brookstone also has promoted James Speltz to vice president, COO.
Medford, OR — Harry & David has hired Michael Schwindle as its new CFO, effective December 28, 2011. Schwindle succeeds Paul Kosturos from Alvarez & Marsal, who was serving as interim CFO, and will work with Schwindle though a transition period. Schwindle has over 20 years of experience in finance and strategic management. His background includes more than 10 years of senior executive leadership experience, delivering results through profit improvement in growth environments, and 10 years of operational experience (store operations, call centers, inventory planning, and supply chain) with an …
Greenville, SC and Jacksonville, FL — BI-LO, LLC and Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. plan to merge to create an organization of approximately 690 grocery stores in eight southeastern states.
Lexington, MA — Bierbrier Development Inc., a developer of urban shopping centers in eastern Massachusetts, has promoted Ronald Dattoli to the position of senior property manager.
Menomonee Falls, WI — Kohl’s Department Stores plans to pilot electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at 33 Kohl’s stores nationwide.
Seattle — REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.) plans to open new stores in Cincinnati, Ohio, and Medford, Ore., and relocate its current location in Cary, N.C.