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JCPenney Taps Top Kraft Executive to Be Marketing Chief

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Plano, TX—JCPenney today filled a longstanding vacancy on its top executive list. Confirming rumors, the department store named Debra Berman as senior vice president of marketing, effective August 2. Last month, Advertising Age reported that Berman, who had been vice president, vice president, marketing strategy and engagement, directing global brand …

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JCPenney President Departs, CEO Johnson to Assume Duties

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Plano, TX—Michael Francis, the former Target chief marketing officer hired to help get the message out about JCPenney’s transformation, has left the company, JCPenney said Monday. Francis, who was president at JCPenney, left the company effective Monday. Chief executive officer Ron Johnson will assume Francis’ marketing, merchandising and sourcing duties. …

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New Executives at: Charming Charlie, Target, JCPenney

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Charming Charlie Names Four to Top Retail Posts Houston—Charming Charlie named four accomplished retail executives to the company: Judi Langley, John Hnanicek, Melissa Whitehead and Robin Beighley. According to Charlie Chanaratsopon, chairman, the company as these senior level hires are part of the continued development of Charming Charlie’s internal structure …