HSN names chief merchant

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Greg Gemette has been appointed executive vice president of merchandising at TV and Web retailer HSN.

The 20-year retail veteran, now leads all of the company's merchandising categories: jewelry, fashion, health & beauty, home fashions and electronics. He is also responsible for merchandise planning and off-air sales functions. He reports to Marty Nealon, president of HSN-U.S.

Previously, Gemette was vice president and general merchandising manager of American Eagle Outfitters. Prior to that, he held similar long-term executive positions at retailers Lane Bryant and Broadway Stores.

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