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.
> Helena Foulkes has been named president of
CVS/pharmacy. She had been chief health strategy
and marketing officer there.
> Peter McMahon has been named chief executive
officer of Shopko. He had been chief operating
officer of Loblaws.
> Elana Drell Szyfer has been named executive vice president of global brand strategy at Kenneth Cole Productions Inc. She had been chief executive officer of AHAVA Worldwide.
> Mike Bhaskaran has been named chief operating officer of Beyond the Rack. He had been vice president, global logistics at Starbucks.
> Jim Weinberg has been named president and chief merchandising officer of Beyond the Rack. He had been chief merchandising officer there.
> Stephen Hare has been named chief financial officer at Office Depot. He had been chief financial officer at The Wendy's Company.
> Lynn Shanahan has been named chief executive officer of Kellwood Company. She had been chief executive officer of Kellwood Brands.
> François Kress has been named global president of Stuart Weitzman. He had been president and CEO of Prada and Miu Miu USA.
> Lawrence Meyer has been named chief operating officer of Uniqlo. He had been chief operating officer there.
> Ann Paolini has been named executive vice president of sales at The RealReal, an online luxury consignment store. She had been senior vice president managing director of Neiman Marcus Last Call.