DAUGHTON NAMED SENIOR VP, STORES DIRECTOR AT YOUNKERS
NEW YORK — Proffitt’s Inc., the rapidly growing regional retailer, has promoted Robert Daughton to senior vice president and director of stores for its Younkers chain.
Daughton was vice president and regional director of stores at Younkers between 1987 and 1992 and rejoined the 50-store chain in 1994 in the same capacity.
He succeeds Toni Browning, who was promoted to president and chief executive officer of the Proffitt’s division in June.
Between 1992 and 1994, Daughton was a store management executive at Circuit City, a consumer electronics chain. He also gained store management experience at the G. Fox division of The May Department Stores Co.