DAVACO Promotes Don Williams to Vice President of Retail Operations
Focuses on Unique Retail Needs of National Apparel Retail Brands
Dallas, TX (January 15, 2009) – DAVACO, Inc. (www.davacoinc.com), the national leading provider of retail services, announced today that Don Williams was recently promoted to the position of vice president of retail operations. In this role, he will be responsible for overseeing retail client teams servicing apparel brands, which includes coordination of project managers, estimating, billing and other support operations to assure the success of DAVACO's client programs. He reports directly to F.L. Chase, senior vice president of retail operations.
"Since joining DAVACO, Don has managed his clients and their programs with exemplary customer service and quality execution and we're pleased to recognize that commitment by naming him as our new vice president," said Chase. "In his expanded role, Don remains committed to complete client satisfaction throughout the cycle of the program-- from strategic planning to final billing—to further enhance our clients’ experience."
Williams joined DAVACO in January 2006 as project manager and was promoted to director of retail operations in July 2007. Prior to DAVACO, he was employed with JC Penney as a project manager where he was responsible for managing in-store execution for over 1,000 stores, consulting on store environment issues such as floor layouts, advertising and promotional events, as well as coordinating the company's merchandise plans with territory sales plans to achieve profitable sales and inventory levels. During his tenure at JC Penney, Williams held a variety of other positions including store merchandise planner, assistant store manager, district business planning manager, and project manager.
Williams earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Missouri in Columbia.
About DAVACO Inc.
DAVACO, the national leading provider of retail services, specializes in the quality management and execution of high-volume rollouts, retrofits, resets, in-store merchandising, shop-in-shops and associated logistics and consolidation. DAVACO offers a comprehensive range of services that helps retailers maximize brand presence and profitability at retail. Services include: ▪ Rollouts, retrofits, resets and remodels ▪ Fixture and graphics installations ▪ Project services ▪ Project management ▪ Hard- and soft-line merchandising ▪ Site and marketing surveys ▪ Logistics and consolidation ▪ Design services ▪ Special initiatives. Founded in 1990, the company is based in Dallas, Texas, with over 700 employees across the country. For more information, visit www.davacoinc.com.
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