Carl to lead Target.com and serve as Senior Vice President, Merchandising
Target Corporation announced today that Casey Carl has been promoted to President, Multichannel and Senior Vice President, Merchandising effective immediately. In this role, Mr. Carl will lead the corporation’s multichannel team overseeing Target’s digital platforms including mobile, social and Target.com. He will also continue to lead the corporation’s entertainment, toys, sporting goods and electronics business.
Mr. Carl joined Target in 1997 and has held a variety of leadership positions throughout Merchandising. He most recently served as Senior Vice President, Hardlines and as a co-lead on Target’s multichannel steering committee. He brings experience in digital strategy and business integration, as well as online and in-store merchandising, to his new position.
“We are firmly committed to implementing a multichannel strategy that enables our guests to engage with Target anywhere, anytime,” said Kathee Tesija, Executive Vice President, Merchandising. “Under Casey’s leadership and with the support of a strong team, we are confident that we will continue to improve our digital operations and deliver on our ‘Expect More. Pay Less’ brand promise.”
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) serves guests at 1,767 stores across the United States and at Target.com
. The company will open its first stores in Canada in 2013. In addition, the company operates a credit card segment that offers branded proprietary credit card products. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its income through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than $3 million a week. For more information about Target’s commitment to corporate responsibility, visit Target.com/hereforgood