Jeffries Names Acting CEO At A.C. Moore

 A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts has named Joseph A. Jeffries as Acting chief executive officer effective March 31. Jeffries will also continue to serve as the chief operating officer of the company.

Jeffries succeeds Rick A. Lepley, who is retiring effective March 31. Lepley will continue to consult to the Company over the next year. The company will conduct an internal and external search for a permanent Chief Executive Officer.