Todd Vogensen Named CFO of Chico’s

Former Gap and Michaels executive has been with company for five years.

Todd Vogensen has been promoted to senior vice president and chief financial officer of Chico’s FAS Inc.

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He succeeds Pamela Knous, who’d been executive vice president and cfo and has left the company. Vogensen reports to Kent Kleeberger, executive vice president and chief operating officer, who served as cfo for over three years until Februrary 2011.

Vogensen is a five-year veteran of Fort Myers, Fla.-based Chico’s who was most recently senior vice president of finance and earlier vice president of planning and strategy and vice president of investor relations.

Earlier in his career, Vogensen was with Michaels Stores and, between 2003 and 2005, was assistant corporate controller of Gap Inc.

“Todd’s contributions have been of significant value to our success and growth over the last five years,” commented David Dyer, president and chief executive officer.

Chico’s owns and operates 1,496 specialty stores and Web sites under the Chico’s, White House|Black Market, Soma and Boston Proper brands.