Midwest-CBK LLC has appointed Scott Wehrs general manager and chief administrative officer, effective immediately. He will supervise day-to-day operations and manage the growth of the Midwest Seasons, CBK and G! brands, the company announced.
Wehrs served as the president of Midwest-CBK in 2012, when he negotiated the sale and oversaw the transition of Midwest-CBK to Ganz. Prior to that, Wehrs served as president of Ty Inc., supervising the successful Beanie Babies business, Midwest-CBK noted.
“Scott’s knowledge, experience and passion for the gift and home décor industry and independent specialty retailers is outstanding,” Howard Ganz, president of Ganz, said in announcing the appointment. “We’re excited to welcome back Scott’s enthusiasm and breadth of experience to the company and our customers.”