Family footwear retail store operator Shoe Carnival Inc announced an executive promotion.
Tom Vernarsky has been promoted to Vice President and Divisional Merchandise Manager Men's (DMM) shoes, from his former position as Shoe Carnival's Buyer in the women's sport and casual shoes category. Before joining Shoe Carnival, Tom's footwear experience included service as Executive Vice President and DMM with Shoebilee, as Buyer at the Shoe Department, and as a Buyer at Famous Footwear.
Mark L. Lemond, President and Chief Executive Officer, stated that they are fortunate to have someone of Tom Vernarsky's caliber to step into the DMM position. He is an exceptionally strong and seasoned footwear professional, and they have every confidence in the strength of his judgment and in his leadership abilities, which will allow us to take their Men's Footwear division to the next level.
Leading value-priced footwear and accessories retailer Shoe Carnival is a chain of 266 footwear stores located in the Midwest, South and Southeast. Combining value pricing with an entertaining store format, Shoe Carnival is a leading retailer of name brand and private label footwear for the entire family. The stores definitely have their own style. The open format, catchy music, and friendly associates set the stage for a wonderful shopping experience.