Brown Named La-Z-Boy VP/Strategy, Analytics

La-Z-Boy Inc. has announced that Aaron Thomas Brown will join the company as vp/strategy and analytics, a newly created position. He will report to Kurt Darrow, La-Z-Boy’s chairman, president and CEO, and will spearhead strategic planning across the enterprise.

Brown will lead a team charged with the ongoing refinement of existing corporate initiatives as well as development of additional strategies to elevate corporate performance and drive increased sales and profitability, La-Z-Boy stated. His other responsibilities include financial analytics related to the support, optimization and growth of the company’s wholesale and retail divisions.

Before his La-Z-Boy appointment, Brown was a partner and managing director at The Boston Consulting Group.