Thursday October 25th, 2012 - 9:51AM
The Container Store announced the addition of three new vice presidents including Brooke Minteer, promoted to vp/buying logistics and operations. Minteer will continue to develop strategies and processes to help streamline tasks and procedures in the buying department, according to the company.
In addition, Minteer will help lead the online merchandising team for the company’s website.
Container Store named Joe Wilkinson vp/ new store and remodel process, store facilities and purchasing. In his new role, Wilkinson will "smooth" construction of new stores and any projects related to remodels, refreshes and strategic building initiatives across the company's 57 stores nationwide, Container Store said.
The retailer also promoted Audrey Robertson to vp/ cultural programs, community relations and social media. She will continue working with the Conscious Capitalism organization and its various events throughout the year, leveraging this involvement to connect with other members and key influencers, Container Store related. She will continue to partner with Kip Tindell, the retailer's chairman and CEO, as he acts as National Retail Federation board vp. Finally, Robertson is charged with heightening The Container Store’s focus on and commitment to community relations, as well, maintaining the company’s What We Stand For blog and the brand’s social media efforts.
“We are so proud to announce the promotion of Brooke, Joe and Audrey as our newest vice presidents. Their contributions have been tremendous, and they are a vital part of our company’s future,” said Tindell.