Kessler Named Belk CIO

Belk, Inc. has appointed Scott Kessler chief information officer, the company announced. Kessler will report to John Belk, the company’s president and COO, the retailer reported.

Kessler has served as Belk’s svp/omnichannel solutions delivery since March, 2014.

“We are very pleased to announce Scott Kessler’s promotion to our top information technology post,” Belk said, in announcing the appointment. “Since joining Belk, Scott has led our efforts to strengthen IT, to improve our system operations and to further define our omnichannel roadmap. He will bring great strategic leadership to our business as we continue to meet the changing needs of our customers.”