Young Tapped to Lead Williams-Sonoma Global
July 17, 2014,
SAN FRANCISCO-Williams-Sonoma has named Ronald Young senior vice president, global, with the primary responsibility to grow the retailer's portfolio of brands outside of the United States.
Young will work in partnership with Williams-Sonoma's brand presidents at Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn and West Elm to increase each brand's international business. He will direct the expansion of the network of company-owned stores, e-commerce sites and franchise partnerships worldwide. He reports directly to Laura Alber, president and CEO.