BON-TON PROMOTES GLEIM
YORK, Pa. — The Bon-Ton Stores promoted Michael Gleim, a key figure in the regional chain’s expansion, to vice chairman and chief operating officer on Friday. He continues as chief administrative officer and head of store operations.
Tim Grumbacher, chairman, said, “Throughout his long tenure with The Bon-Ton, Mike has been instrumental in successfully guiding the company to new levels of growth. He has been a key member of senior management since 1989, and we are confident he will continue to lead The Bon-Ton to new levels in the future.”
In November, the company opened four stores in the Rochester and Elmira, N.Y., areas, bringing it up to 71 department stores primarily in Pennsylvania, New York, Maryland, West Virginia and New Jersey.