Newport News names Madonna new president
February 4, 2002,
Geralynn Madonna has been promoted to president and coo of Newport News, a unit of The Spiegel Group.
Madonna joined Newport News in 1981 when it was known as Avon Fashions. "She has played a critical role in the growth of Newport News, enhancing our brand positioning and developing innovative sub-brands that strengthened our connection with customers," Ittner said.
Newport News is a direct marketer of moderately priced home decor and women's apparel.