Minneapolis – Goal has reworked its govt roster, including one new place.
Christina Hennington has been named govt vp and chief progress officer. Beforehand EVP and chief merchandising officer for hardlines, necessities and capabilities, she joined Goal in 2003. In her newly created function, Hennington could have oversight of merchandising, together with Goal’s product design and international sourcing organizations, in addition to enterprise technique, insights and innovation. She is going to work throughout Goal’s group to establish methods that deepen the corporate’s relevancy with present and potential friends.
With Hennington entering into a brand new function, Jill Sando has been named govt vp and chief merchandising officer. She is going to now lead shopping for for all of Goal’s hardlines and softlines product classes. Sando, who joined Goal in 1997, will report back to Hennington and stay a member of Goal’s govt management workforce.
Goal introduced three different govt adjustments:
- Rick Gomez has been named govt vp and chief meals and beverage officer. He most lately served as the corporate’s chief advertising, digital and technique officer. He succeeds Stephanie Lundquist, who introduced her plans to depart the group earlier this yr. She is going to stay in an advisory function by way of spring 2021, and the corporate thanks her for her many contributions.
- Cara Sylvester has been promoted to govt vp and chief advertising and digital officer. Sylvester joined Goal in 2007 and can be accountable for deepening affinity for the Goal model throughout all platforms, enhancing the corporate’s loyalty program and in-house media firm, and fueling continued digital progress.
- Katie Boylan has been promoted to govt vp and chief communications officer. Her expanded tasks will now embrace Goal’s social accountability and sustainability initiatives, in addition to the corporate’s philanthropic efforts, together with the Goal Basis.