John Worthington, a former top executive at Kohl’s, has joined New York & Company Inc. as president and chief operating officer.
Worthington spent 20 years with Kohl’s, most recently serving as chief administrative officer and senior executive vice president. Earlier, he was director of stores. Before that, Worthington worked at the former May Department Stores, in stores and buying jobs. According to the filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, at Kohl’s, Worthington will receive an annual base salary of $750,000. He will also participate in the company’s cash incentive compensation plan with a target bonus of 75 percent of his base salary, and in its equity incentive plan and receive other employee benefits.