JCPenney names Catherine West coo
June 6, 2006,
Plano, Texas – JCPenney has named Catherine West executive vp, coo and a member of the executive board.
Among her duties at JCPenney will be supervising the opening of 27 new stores in 2006 and an additional 150 stores in 2007-2009. Chairman and ceo Mike Ullman said West’s strategic experience in enhancing customer service “will be invaluable as we move forward in executing JCPenney's long-range plan for growth, which centers on anticipating the needs and wants of our customers and being a leader in performance and execution."