Former Dollar General Exec Named The Bargain Shop CEO
May 5, 2011,
He joined the company late last year at evp and chief merchandising officer. Prior to that, he was division president of merchandising, marketing and global supply chain at Dollar General. Previously, he spent 16 years with Kohl's.
His predecessor at The Bargain Shop, Michael Roellinghoff, will become vice chairman of the board.
The company will begin testing a re-designed retail format that offers a greater assortment of convenience products, including grocery.