Jeff Gennette Named President of Macy’s, Inc.
Style Magazine Newswire | 4/3/2014, 5 p.m. | Updated on 4/3/2014, 5 p.m.
Macy’s, Inc. announced that Jeffrey Gennette, who has served for the past five years as Macy’s chief merchandising officer, has been elected President of the corporation, effective immediately. In this new role, Gennette will retain day-to-day responsibility for Macy’s merchandising functions, as well as oversight of marketing and www.macys.com. In addition, he assumes oversight responsibility for Macy’s Private Brands organization. He also served as chairman and CEO of Macy’s West for the previous year, and was chairman and CEO of Macy's Northwest in Seattle from December 2005 to February 2008. For more information, visit www.macys.com.