Mr. Silverstein, 53, has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Spencer Spirit Holdings, Inc. since 2003. The company operates two main retail brands, Spencer Gifts and Spirit Halloween. Spencer Gifts is an iconic specialty retailer that focuses on delivering humor and entertainment products for its targeted customers, operating over 600 retail locations in the United States and Canada.
Spencer Gifts serves individuals between the ages of 18 and 25. Spirit Halloween operates over 1,000 seasonal, mainly big box, Halloween stores throughout the United States and Canada. From 1992 to 2003, Mr. Silverstein served in positions of increasing responsibility at Linens ‘n Things, Inc., including President. Prior to that, Mr. Silverstein served as a Divisional Merchandise Manager of Bloomingdale’s, Inc.
He began his retail career at Macy’s, Inc. in 1981. Mr. Silverstein received an M.B.A. from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a B.S. in Economics from Cornell University.
Tim Grumbacher, Chairman of the Board, stated, “We are very pleased to welcome Steven as a member of our Board of Directors. Steven possesses extraordinary experience in the retail and apparel industries and I believe his expertise and vast knowledge will be invaluable to Bon-Ton. We welcome Steven’s insight and counsel as we continue to execute our business strategies for profitable growth and increased shareholder value.”
The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc., with corporate headquarters in York, Pennsylvania and Milwaukee, Wisconsin, operates 272 department stores, which includes 10 furniture galleries, in 25 states in the Northeast, Midwest and upper Great Plains under the Bon-Ton, Bergner’s, Boston Store, Carson’s, Elder-Beerman, Herberger’s and Younkers nameplates.
The stores offer a broad assortment of national and private brand fashion apparel and accessories for women, men and children, as well as cosmetics and home furnishings.
Bon - Ton Stores
Textiles | On 27th Apr 2017
The textiles department of the government of Maharashtra is working...
Apparel/Garments | On 27th Apr 2017
The European Commission (EC) has presented a set of focused actions...
‘RT3 motto is: Do not check millimetres, check colours.’
Mukesh Agarwal & Rajesh Agarwal
Madhuram Fincap Pvt Ltd
Increasing prices and lack of demand main issues facing industry
Max Fashion India
‘Traditional high-street retailers are now willing to offer franchisees to ...
Sidwin Fabric is a manufacturer and exporter of polypropylene textiles and ...
Swerea IVF AB
Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG
The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...
"You have to truly understand what your client wants, know her needs, what ...
Golfwear and menswear brand Devereux is set for greener pastures. Robert...
"We should not compare India and the West. There are things we do that...