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| Mark Del Franco

Musician’s Friend expands Musician’s Friend, the catalog/Web subsidiary of Westlake Village, CA-based Guitar Center, will break ground on a 702,000-sq.-ft.

A meaty discussion

| MCM staff

Ron Eike has been the director of operations for Omaha, NE-based specialty foods mailer Omaha Steaks since 1986. He is responsible for fulfillment, logistics,

Calling All SEASONAL Reps

| Penny Reynolds

It’s April and, for most consumer catalogers, time to plan for their peak staffing needs six months from now. Catalogers that do most of their business

Queen of the contact center

| MCM staff

Elisa Lowry is vice president of operations for Jacksonville, FL-based Venus Swimwear and its sister catalog, undergarments title WinterSilks. As such