At Home’s Ahlman Honored With Women In Business Award

At Home’s chief merchandising officer Alissa Ahlman has been honored by the Dallas Business Journal’s 2018 Women in Business Awards.

Ahlman will accept the award at the Dallas Business Journal Women in Business event on August 23. The awards honor North Texas’ most influential businesswomen, highlighting an individual’s contributions to her organization, notable career milestones and community involvement, the company said. The award recognizes Ahlman’s role in the transformation of At Home’s merchandising strategy, merchant team development and consistent philanthropic involvement in both the Houston and Dallas areas.

“Alissa’s leadership and development of our merchandising strategy continues to drive outcomes year after year that have led to At Home’s success,” said Lee Bird, chairman and CEO of At Home. “This award is a testament to the work Alissa has done to develop our comprehensive on-trend offering that inspires our customers and positions At Home as a leading destination for home décor.”

Ahlman has served as the company’s chief merchandising officer since  2015. Upon joining the Company in 2008, she served as director of merchandise planning, followed by divisional merchandising manager, vp/divisional merchandising manager, general merchandising manager and co-general merchandising manager.