Bon-Ton extends ceo’s contract

York, Pa. -- The Bon-Ton Stores has amended the employment contract of president and ceo Bud Bergren.

Bergren will continue to serve in his present capacity through Jan. 31, 2009. Afterward, he will serve in “an important role” to be determined by the board for a period ranging from Feb, 1, 2009 through Feb. 5, 2010. In addition, Bergren will maintain his seat on the board  through the full period.

Bergren became president and ceo in 2004. He was named vice chairman of Bon-Ton in 2003. Prior to joining Bon-Ton, he served as president and ceo of The Elder-Beerman Stores Corp., which was acquired by Bon-Ton in October 2003.

Tim Grumbacher, executive chairman, said: “Bud has been instrumental in the successful integration of Bon-Ton and Carson's, which has positioned our company as one of the largest regional department store operators in the country.”

Featured Video

  • Live From New York: Fashion Comes Across the Pond

    Camera Icon More Videos

Subscribe to
Home & Textiles Today eDaily
Receive the news you need to know about the trends in the industry delivered right to your inbox.

CURRENT ISSUE

HTT Current issue for September 2017

See the September 2017 issue of Home & Textiles Today. In this issue, we look at the Attack of the Killer Third Tier: Monster off-pricers are climbing to the top of the food chain, plus New Products: 40 pages of new products debuting at the New York Home Fashions Market; Home Stores: TJX unveils first U.S. HomeSense store; Clicks to Bricks: Boll & Branch moves from digital to physical retailing; and much more... See details!