Haworth to Head Sears Retail Services Unit
January 15, 2010,
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill.-James Haworth has been named executive vice president and president of the retail services unit of Sears Holdings.
Haworth, who will begin in this post on Jan. 31, will be responsible for the oversight, leadership and strategic growth of retail services for all Sears and Kmart stores. He will report to the board of directors of the retail services unit, and will join both this board and the board of directors for Sears Holdings.
Haworth will succeed Kevin Holt, who has left the company.
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