TORONTO, March 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Sherson Group Inc. is thrilled to
announce the appointment of Tim Davison to the position of President
and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Sherson Group Inc. effective
Wednesday, March 5th, 2014. As part of the transition, Mr. Stephen Applebaum, currently
President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) will become Chairman and
remain Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Sherson.
Davison joined the company as Chief Operating Officer in February 2013,
a position in which he had active involvement in all areas of the
business, identifying opportunities and providing critical solutions.
"Mr. Davison's exceptional leadership, track record, extensive
experience and focus on people and process directly align with the
direction of Sherson Group Inc.", commented Mr. Stephen Applebaum,
Chairman and CEO of Sherson Group Inc. "Davison is ideally suited to
build on the future potential of the current strategy".
"I am honoured to have been entrusted with the opportunity to assist the
company in further strengthening its operations and in expanding its
portfolio", said Mr. Tim Davison, President and COO of Sherson Group
Inc. "The company has undertaken a number of organizational initiatives
to build on our position within a rapidly changing marketplace since I
first joined. Sherson is a company recognized both for its premier
products and resiliency as an organization and I look forward to
working with its many talented team members as we cement the future
with a strong purpose and strategic plan".
Tim Davison: Tim has a twenty (20) year history of management and leadership in
retail operations. In addition to a track record of striking same-store
sales improvement during his tenure with Mark's Work Wearhouse, Tim has
consistently demonstrated driving brand awareness and operational
excellence in previous roles as Vice-President of Operations Canada -
USA with Roots Canada, and most recently as President & CEO, North
America with the global women's apparel brand, Olsen Europe.
About Sherson Group Inc.: As one of Canada's premier distributors and retailers of footwear and
accessories, Sherson Group has been managing, importing and
distributing world-famous brands since 1984. Today, the company's
robust fashion portfolio features renowned names such as Nine West,
Bandolino, Enzo Angiolini, Anne Klein, Easy Spirit, Adrienne Vittadini,
Adrianna Papell, Taryn Rose, Charles David, Circa Joan & David, Marilyn
Monroe, Nine & Co. and Mootsies Tootsies.
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SOURCE: Sherson Group Inc.
For further information:
For more information about Sherson Group visit www.sherson.com
For more information about Nine West visit www.ninewest.ca