MOTHERS WORK TAPS DEFUSCO, TER DOEST

NEW YORK — Mothers Work Inc., the maternity retailer, named Deborah Defusco general merchandise manager for the Mimi Maternity division. She was gmm at Motherhood Maternity, which is also owned by Mothers Work.
The company also appointed Deborah Ter Doest senior buyer for intimate apparel and accessories for Mimi Maternity and A Pea In The Pod divisions. In addition, Rick Adelman, formerly of Burlington Industries, joined Mothers Work as vice president of manufacturing and imports, and Neil M. Cohen was named vice president of human resources. Cohen was director of human resources at Strategic Distribution Inc.