Sears Names Execs
December 8, 2008,
Sears Holdings made three executive appointments that interim ceo Bruce Johnson said will help make the company's business "more entrepreneurial, more effective and more profitable."
Former Lehman Brothers executive Scott Freidheim will join Sears Holdings as evp for Operating and Support Businesses. He will also become a board member of the internal holding company business unit. Freidheim spent 17 years at Lehman, most recently as chief administrative officer and evp.
Mark de Bruin has been hired as svp and president for Pharmacy. He was most recently with Rite Aid Corporation and before that was a vp at Albertson's in the pharmacy division.