Michelle Gass

Retail
NRF To Recognize Kohl’s CEO Gass With Visionary Award

The National Retail Federation will name Kohl’s CEO Michelle Gass as “The Visionary,” an award given each year to an outstanding leader in the retail industry. The award will be presented during the sixth annual NRF Foundation Honors on January 12, 2020, in New York City.

Financials
Kohl’s Sees Sales Decline In Q1

Following a decline in first quarter net sales and comparable store sales, Kohl’s CEO Michelle Gass said the retailer is “actively addressing opportunities” that impacted revenue in the three month period ended May 4.

Retail
Kohl’s Mansell To Retire, Gass To Take CEO Helm

Kohl’s is preparing a CEO succession plan as Kevin Mansell, the retailer’s chairman, chief executive officer and president, plans to retire in May 2018 at the close of the company’s annual shareholders meeting. Michelle Gass, currently chief merchandising and customer officer, will assume the CEO role at that time.