Ogof Named DMM for Gilt Home
October 11, 2011,
NEW YORK-Gilt Groupe's Gilt Home division has appointed Alex Ogof divisional merchandising manager, overseeing the execution of the merchandise strategy, leading the home buying team and expanding the home business.
Ogof will report to Jason Goldberger, general manager of Gilt Home, who joined the company over the summer.
Prior to joining Gilt Groupe, Ogof served as vice president and merchandise manager of Men's Impulse and Designer Collections at Macy's. He was also a senior buyer for Macy's Home Store, where he managed kitchen electronics and appliances. Earlier in his career, Ogof spent six years at Linens 'n Things, where he served as merchandise manager for three businesses.
"Alex is an industry recognized leader in home," Goldberger said. "We are thrilled that he is joining our team as we continue to expand the home business at Gilt."
"I am excited to join the Gilt Home team," said Ogof. "I am impressed with what they have done so far, and look forward to leading the team and growing the business."
Other Articles By Author
HFN Launches Interactive Idea Book
HFN's DIGITAL EDITION
COVER STORY: HFN Turns 90
We commemorate HFN's 90th anniversary by paying tribute to the iconic retailer and supplier brands--and the people--that have helped the industry flourish, then and now.
ALSO IN THIS ISSUE:
- Up & Coming Leaders - The home industry is in capable and visionary hands as this year’s 40 Under 40 list attests. Today’s young leaders span all disciplines and varied levels of operation.
- Omnichannel Retailing - In the Mobile App World, Time is Money