Tuesday, April 09, 2013 12:04 am
JC Penney returns to the familiar with new CEO
By The Associated Press
Ullman's appointment is a return to the familiar for J.C. Penney. He was chief executive of the department store chain for seven years prior to Johnson's appointment. He had also been its executive chairman until January 2012.
Before joining J.C. Penney, Ullman was director general of luxury conglomerate LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton. He has also been chairman and CEO of DFS Group Limited, a travel retailer, and CEO of R.H. Macy & Co.