Campbell Takes Helm at Sears Canada as McDonald Departs
September 27, 2013,
TORONTO-Sears Canada has promoted Douglas Campbell, executive vice president and chief operating officer, to president and CEO of the Canadian multichannel retailer.
In announcing Campbell's appointment, Sears Canada said Calvin McDonald, the previous president and CEO, told the retailer's board that he is resigning "to pursue an opportunity with a leading international company." McDonald was named president and CEO in June 2011, after having served in executive positions with Loblaw Cos.