Chutes and Ladders: Saks Fifth Avenue Names New Marketing Chief

Welcome to this week's Chutes and Ladders, our roundup of hirings and firings throughout the industry. Please send the good word--or the bad--from your shop to Nicole Melton at [email protected] and we will feature it here at the end of each week.

> Mark Briggs has been named chief marketing officer
of Saks Fifth Avenue effective March 2014. He had
been director of store image at Harrods.  






> Don Watros has been promoted to president of Hudson's Bay Co. effective February 2014. He currently serves as chief operating officer there.  

> Bill Fauerbach has retired as vice president of the Miami Division of Publix Super Markets. He will be succeeded by Kevin Murphy effective April 1.

> Leslie Singer has been named president of Sam Edelman Apparel, a new division within Kellwood. She had been lead of sales and merchandising for women's sportswear at NYDJ.