People News

Dec 01, 2003 10:30 PM  By

Vernon Hills, IL-based business-to-business technology products/services cataloger/retailer CDW Corp. has appointed Cindy Klimstra director of investor relations. Klimstra was previously assistant vice president of investor relations at Cobalt Corp.

New York-based apparel cataloger/retailer J. Crew Group appointed Roxane Al-Fayez executive vice president of catalog and e-commerce. Al-Fayez was previously vice president of operations for Gap Direct.

New York-based jewelry cataloger/retailer Tiffany & Co. appointed Thomas Presby to its board of directors. Presby, who also assumes the position of chairman of the board’s audit committee, is an adviser and retired partner of Deloitte & Touche.

San Francisco-based gifts cataloger RedEnvelope appointed Karen Edwards to its board of directors. Edwards was previously the vice president, worldwide marketing with Yahoo!

Corte Madera, CA-based home furnishings cataloger/retailer Restoration Hardware appointed Patricia McKay chief financial officer. McKay was previously senior vice president, finance for AutoNation.

New York-based online cataloger Bluefly appointed Melissa Payner-Gregor president and member of its board of directors. Payner-Gregor was previously president/CEO of Spiegel Catalog. She will be responsible for Bluefly’s merchandising, marketing, and e-commerce groups.

Delray Beach, FL-based office supplies cataloger/retailer Office Depot appointed Mark Holifield executive vice president, supply chain. He will have responsibility for all warehouse, cross-dock, and replenishment activities. Office Depot has promoted Cynthia Campbell from senior vice president of sales for the east region to executive vice president, delivery sales. She will be responsible for all delivery sales in North America.

Quincy, MA-based women’s apparel cataloger/retailer J. Jill Group appointed John Pletzke vice president of product management and sourcing. Pletzke was previously vice president, production/global sourcing for the Banana Republic division of The Gap Stores.

Peterborough, NH-based list firm Millard Group has announced two promotions. Larry Key was promoted from executive director/chief information officer to vice president-information technology/CIO. And Beth Tyle was promoted from list manager to director, publishing, list management. In addition, Millard Group has hired Alison O’Neil as account manager in the company’s list management division.

Bethel, CT-based list management/brokerage List Services Corp. has appointed Matt Koenig vice president business development. Koenig will focus on computer services.

Hackensack, NJ-based list firm Mokrynski & Associates appointed John Ahern senior sales executive in its insert media management division. Ahern was previously director of sales and marketing for Action Markets.

Weehawken, NJ-based list management/brokerage company ClientLogic promoted Paola Vargas from list manager to client management director in the list management division.