New president for

BRISBANE , Calif. -- Carter Cast will rejoin Wal-Mart Stores as president of, effective July 5. He will focus on expanding the site's merchandise assortment and product information, as well as developing services that integrate into Wal-Mart stores.

Cast will succeed John Fleming, who was promoted in April to executive vice president/chief marketing officer for Wal-Mart. Cast will report to John Fleming.Most recently, Cast served as chief marketing officer at eBay. He joined as vice president of marketing and site in 2000. He was promoted in 2002 to senior vice president of merchandising and marketing, and oversaw the launch of the site's music downloads service and apparel business, and managed the company's continued expansion of home furniture and electronics.

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