BG says `no truth' to rumor Mello eyes Ann Taylor post

September 1996
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;9/6/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 47, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on a Bergdorf Goodman's spokesperson's denial of rumors that the company's president, Dawn Mello is a contender for the president's post at Ann Taylor. Comments of Hal Reiter, president of Herbert Mines Associates which handles Ann Taylor's executive search, on the characteristics of a president preferred by the company; Job responsibilities of a president at Ann Taylor.


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