MONTREAL -- Sept. 20 -- Private sales e-tailer Beyond the Rack announced today the appointment of Jim Weinberg as the company's Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer. In this new role, Mr. Weinberg will lead the company's expanding merchandising teams in both its Montreal and New York offices.
"Jim Weinberg is a leader in the industry with a wealth of merchandising and buying management experience. His expertise in both traditional and off-price retail will be integral as Beyond the Rack continues to expand its numerous retail categories. We are delighted to have him join our team," says CEO Yona Shtern.
Mr. Weinberg has held senior management positions at some of the most renowned fashion retailers in the US, including Macy's, Hecht's, Robinson's, The Limited, and May Company. Mr. Weinberg was also Group President of Designer Alliance at Kellwood working with brands like Calvin Klein. His most recent position was GMM at Burlington Coat Factory -- a well-know off-price retailer.