Ollie's adds CAO, 17-year Sports Authority vet Jay Stasz

Ollie's Bargain Outlet hired Jay Stasz to fill a newly created position, senior VP of finance and chief accounting officer, effective immediately. He will report to John Swygert, exec-VP and CFO.

Stasz joins Ollie's from Sports Authority, where he spent 17 years in various financial leadership roles, including controller, CIO, and most recently, senior VP of finance and accounting.

Earlier in his career, he was a senior accountant in the audit department at Deloitte for six years.

"We are pleased to welcome Jay to our family," said Mark Butler, president and CEO of Ollie's. "With his strong finance, accounting and retail experience, we believe that Jay, in this newly created position, expands our executive and finance teams, and we look forward to his contributions as we grow." Press Release