Ann Taylor searching for Kasaks' successor

Edelson, Sharon; Brady, Jennifer L.
August 1996
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;8/26/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 39, p2
Trade Publication
Focuses on Sally Frame Kasaks' resignation as chairman and chief executive officer at Ann Taylor Stores Corp. J. Patrick Spainhour as the firm's president and chief operating officer; Job responsibilities; Search for a proven merchant as president of Ann Taylor.


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