JCPenney Names Paul Rutenis gmm for Home
Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Home Textiles Today, July 19, 2012
PLANO, TEXAS - In a shift of positions, Paul Rutenis has been promoted to gmm of home at JCPenney while John Tighe, who had held the position of svp/gmm of home since April 2010, will become gmm of the men's division.
Rutenis joined JCP in April 2011 as the dmm for furniture and decorative accessories. He began his retail career with May Department Stores in 1991 and joined Dick's Sporting Goods in 2006 as dmm.
Prior to joining JCP in 2002, Tighe spent 10 years at Filene's in men's, young men's and juniors. He also spent two years with Meier and Frank as a divisional merchandise manager in juniors.