INDIANAPOLIS — Charlotte G. Fischer has been named vice chairman and chief executive officer designate of Paul Harris Stores, effective April 29.
She will become chairman and ceo on Jan. 29, 1995, when Gerald Paul, a co-founder of the company and the current chairman, becomes chairman emeritus.
Fischer has been president and ceo of Parklane Hosiery Co. and also ran a retail consultancy under her own name.
She was also president and ceo of Claire’s Boutiques and has held management positions with Sizes Unlimited, Pathmark and Bloomingdale’s. Fischer has been a director of Paul Harris since September 1993.
Paul Harris operates 213 stores under the Paul Harris and Pasta and $5-$10-$15-$20 Place names in 27 states.