Williams-Sonoma, Inc. hired David Jimenez as senior vp/visual and store experience for the Williams-Sonoma brand.
The company also announced new leadership roles for three of its senior vps.
Jimenez previously served as vp/visual merchandising and store design at Hallmark. Prior to Hallmark, David worked at national retailers including Gap Inc., Restoration Hardware and Pottery Barn.
“At Williams-Sonoma we are committed to offering unique in-store experiences to our customers. David is the right person to drive this focus and will lead us toward new innovation and continued growth for the brand,” commented Janet Hayes, President of the Williams-Sonoma brand.
Peter Sassi has been appointed senior vp/stores of the Williams-Sonoma brand. For the past 10 years, Sassi has served as senior vp/ inventory management for the Williams-Sonoma brand.
Jeff Howie will now serve as the senior vp/inventory management and finance of the Williams-Sonoma brand. Howie most recently served as senior vp/inventory management for the Pottery Barn Kids and PBteen brands.
John Trifoso is expanding his current role as senior vp/Pottery Barn inventory management to lead the inventory management teams for the Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids and PBteen brands.