Wednesday, October 3, 2018

J.C. Penney names retail veteran Jill Soltau to be its new CEO

The Dallas Morning News
J.C. Penney's search for new chief executive officer led it to select the first woman to head the 116-year-old department store chain.

The Plano-based retailer on Tuesday named Jill Soltau, 51, as chief executive officer. She joins Penney from JoAnn Stores, a fabric and crafts company of 850 locations in 49 states, where she was president and CEO. . . . more