May 2009
SGB;May2009, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p17
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the resignation of Gwen Manto as executive vice president (EVP) and chief merchandising officer of Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. According to a filing with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC), the retailer will not replace her. Rather, the retailer will realign its merchandising organization under the leadership of Ed Stack, chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) and Joseph Schmidt, president and chief operating officer (COO).


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