Chambard out, Gaston in as svp, cfo at Eddie Bauer
January 29, 2003-- Home Textiles Today,
Redmond, WA — Eddie Bauer has named Ronald Gaston as senior vp, cfo, reporting to Fabian Mansson, president and ceo. He succeeds cfo Al Chambard, who is retiring after 22 years with the company.
Prior to joining Eddie Bauer, Gaston served as executive vp and chief administration officer for Lane Bryant, a position that marked his second stint at the company. The first was as cfo of the apparel group, which consisted of the Limited Stores, Limited Express, Lerner, Lane Bryant and Henri Bendel divisions. He has also held positions at Venator Group (now Foot Locker), Jo-Ann Stores and Associated Dry Goods Company.