David Stiffman, chief operating officer and a director of Bernard Chaus Inc., has taken on additional responsibilities as the firm’s chief financial officer. The company said Barton Heminover “agreed to step down” as cfo but will serve in an advisory capacity through February. Stiffman was a vice president of Liz Claiborne Inc. before joining Chaus as chief operating officer in December 2007.
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