COSTA MESA, Calif.—Steve Strickland has assumed the newly created position of vice president of marketing at Anna’s Linens.
Strickland is responsible for the marketing operation of the specialty retailer, and in particular for expanding the brand awareness of Anna’s Linens to the national consumer audience. He reports directly to Alan Gladstone, founder and chief executive officer.
Before joining Anna’s Linens, Strickland headed the marketing operation for Brookstone, which included responsibility over public relations, store design, e-commerce and product development. His career also included marketing positions with Limited Brands and Burdines.