16693 Tue, 08/04/2009 - 11:55am
FORT WORTH, Texas–Catherine David has been named executive vice president of merchandising for Pier 1 Imports.
David’s most recent executive post was as president and chief operating officer for Kirkland’s, leading the retailer’s merchandising, planning, marketing and store teams. Her 24-year career in retailing also includes vice president and general manager positions with Sears Essentials, Sears Grand and The Great Indoors.
David has also held various buying, planning and store positions with Target. Her last position with the mass merchant was vice president and general manager of Target.com.
She also served as president of Burnes Group, a supplier of photo frames and accessories.
Pier 1 did not provide information on who David is succeeding.