HSN recruits Gruen for top merchandising post
March 9, 2006-- Home Textiles Today,
St. Petersburg, Fla. – Home Shopping Network (HSN) has appointed Rob Gruen evp merchandising, reporting to Marty Nealon, president HSN-US. Jewelry, soft goods, home fashions, electronics, health and beauty products comprise the key merchandise lines at HSN.
Gruen most recently was group vp softlines and home at Midwestern supercenter chain Meijer. Prior to that he was president and ceo of the Parisian division of Saks, and also had held executive positions at Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Target Corp.