Chutes & Ladders: Target names new SVP, Home Depot CMO heads to Staples

Welcome to this week's Chutes and Ladders, our roundup of hirings and firings throughout the industry. Please send the good wordor the badfrom your shop to Laura Heller at [email protected] and we will feature it here at the end of each week.


> Kristi Argyilan has been named senior VP of media
and guest engagement at Target. Argyilan comes
to Target from IPG Mediabrands where she was
most recently the president, Magna Global, North
America. Press release






> Frank Bifulco has been named exec-VP of
marketing at Staples. Bifulco comes to Staples
from Home Depot, where he was most recently
chief marketing officer. Press release




> Stefan Kaluzny has been named to the board of directors at Aéropostale. He is managing director at Sycamore Partners. Press release

> Julian Geiger has been named to the board of directors at Aéropostale. He is the former director and CEO of Crumbs Bake Shop and former chairman and CEO of Aéropostale. Press release

> Phil Bowman has been named executive VP of customer experience at PetSmart. Most recently, he served as chief marketing officer at TD Ameritrade. Press release

> Jim Wright has been named SVP of marketing and advertising at Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores. He was most recently SVP of marketing at Express. Press release

> Megan Featherston has been named SVP of merchandising at Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores. She was most recently president of the fine jewelry business unit at Sears Holdings. Press release

> David Dick has resigned from his position as CFO of dELiA*s. The company has commenced a search for a new CFO. Press release