Klein returns to Macy's East as chairman/CEO
February 9, 2004,
Federated Department Stores, Inc. announced that Ronald Klein, 55, will be returning to Macy's East as chairman and CEO of the New York-based division, effective Feb. 15.
The company also announced that Michael G. Krauter, 46, currently executive vice president/director of stores at Rich's/Lazarus/Goldsmith's-Macy's, will assume a new position as president and chief merchandising officer of the Atlanta-based division where Klein has been chairman since July 2001.
Krauter will join with David L. Nichols, who will remain as president and chief operating officer of the division, a position he has held since August 2000.