22872 Tue, 10/11/2011 - 11:59am
NEW YORK–Gilt Groupe’s Gilt Home division has appointed Alex Ogof divisional merchandising manager, overseeing the execution of the merchandise strategy, leading the home buying team and expanding the home business.
Ogof will report to Jason Goldberger, general manager of Gilt Home, who joined the company over the summer.
Prior to joining Gilt Groupe, Ogof served as vice president and merchandise manager of Men’s Impulse and Designer Collections at Macy’s. He was also a senior buyer for Macy’s Home Store, where he managed kitchen electronics and appliances. Earlier in his career, Ogof spent six years at Linens ’n Things, where he served as merchandise manager for three businesses.
“Alex is an industry recognized leader in home,” Goldberger said. “We are thrilled that he is joining our team as we continue to expand the home business at Gilt.”
“I am excited to join the Gilt Home team,” said Ogof. “I am impressed with what they have done so far, and look forward to leading the team and growing the business.”