Daffy’s Announces New CEO Caryn Lerner
Daffy’s has a new Chief Executive Officer, Caryn Lerner, who from all accounts is perfect for the job she even served as CEO for Holt Renfrew, LTD., Canada’s premier luxury retailer. Lerner tenure with discount retailer marks the first time in the company’s 50-year that a non-family has ever taken such a role.
“Caryn is a remarkable businesswoman who has a true vision for the future of Daffy’s, bringing fashion and trend to the forefront,” said Marcia Wilson, Chief Executive of Daffy’s. “Her passion, diverse background and proven track record in the retail industry make her the perfect fit for this position. The appointment marks a new era for Daffy’s, which is celebrating its 50th year in 2011.”
Lerner starts her duties today. And, shared “I am delighted to be joining Daffy’s during this exciting period in the company’s history and look forward to developing strategies to rejuvenate and re-energize the business for another 50 years.”
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