Ascena Retail Group Inc. has promoted Jeff Gerstel and George Goldfarb to new posts as presidents of its Dress Barn and Maurices divisions, respectively.
Both had been executive vice president and chief operating officers of their respective brands and report to David Jaffe, president and chief executive officer of Ascena. Michael Rayden has continued to serve as ceo of the Tween Brands unit, which operates the Justice brand, since Ascena’s November 2009 acquisition of the company.
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