THOMPSON JOINS LIZ CLAIBORNE AS A SENIOR VP
NEW YORK — Liz Claiborne has named John R. Thompson senior vice president of service, systems and reengineering, and chief information officer, a new post.
He’ll oversee such areas as customer service and management information systems and will report to Paul R. Charron, vice chairman and chief operating officer. As reported, Charron will become chief executive officer and president at the firm’s annual meeting May 11.
Thompson was with Goody’s Family Clothing where he was executive vice president for business systems/logistics and chief information officer. Earlier, he was a vice president for Lee Apparel Co., a VF Corp. division.