Dollar General promotes four executives
September 24, 2002,
Goodlettsville, TN — Dollar General Corp. has bolstered its human resources, merchandising supports and transportation departments with a number of officer-level promotions.
Melissa Buffington has been promoted to senior vp, human development and planning. She joined the company in 1999 as vp, corporate human resources. She most recently held the position of vp, chief administrative officer.
In addition, Rita Branham has been promoted to vp, merchandise support. Branham joined the company in July 1981 as a drop shipment clerk and continued working in the accounting department in various positions until 1985, when she was promoted to a buyer's assistant in the merchandising department.
Finally, Tony Davis has been promoted to vp of transportation. He joined the company in 1999 as director of transportation.