CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 13, 2018--
Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) today announced that Naveen Krishna will be
appointed chief technology officer, effective June 16, 2018.
Krishna will be responsible for driving the technology strategy and
direction for Macy’s, Inc., including all store, e-commerce and
internal-facing technologies. He will oversee the teams that build the
end-to-end e-commerce experience, enterprise-shared services,
infrastructure, field services and functional IT support. Krishna will
report to Hal Lawton, president of Macy’s, and will be based in John’s
Creek, GA, one of the Macy’s Technology hubs. He will also spend time at
Macy’s Technology offices in San Francisco, CA, and Lorain, OH.
“I’m thrilled to have Naveen Krishna join the Macy’s team as we enhance
our focus on technology,” said Lawton. “We are investing in technology
to improve digital and mobile experiences, site stability, store
technology and fulfillment and logistics improvements. Naveen’s track
record in omni-channel retail makes him the perfect fit to lead the
Macy’s Technology organization at this critical time.”
Krishna joins Macy’s, Inc. with more than 20 years of technology
experience, primarily in the omni-channel retail and consumer products
industries. Most recently, he was vice president of technology for The
Home Depot, where he had responsibility for all digital platforms, user
experience design, marketing technologies and customer care.
About Naveen Krishna
Naveen Krishna joins Macy’s, Inc. with more than 20 years of experience
leading technology organizations in the retail and consumer products
industries. In his most recent role as vice president of technology for
The Home Depot, he was responsible for leading The Home Depot’s digital
and omni-channel platforms growth and delivering omni-channel
capabilities, customer care and marketing platforms, and establishing
Enterprise User Experience discipline. Prior to joining The Home Depot
in 2010 as senior director of information technology, Krishna was a
director at Target with overall accountability for Target.com technology
and operations. He also spent 13 years in leadership roles with FedEx
Kinko’s and Deloitte Consulting. Naveen holds a M.Sc. in Management from
the Georgia Institute of Technology; M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering
from the University of Missouri; and a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering
from Mysore University in India.
About Macy’s, Inc.
Macy’s, Inc. is one of the nation’s premier retailers. With fiscal 2017
sales of $24.837 billion and approximately 130,000 employees, the
company operates approximately 690 department stores under the
nameplates Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s, and more than 160 specialty stores
that include Bloomingdale’s The Outlet, Bluemercury, Macy’s Backstage
and STORY. Macy’s, Inc. operates stores in 44 states, the District of
Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico, as well as macys.com, bloomingdales.com
and bluemercury.com. Bloomingdale’s stores in Dubai and Kuwait are
operated by Al Tayer Group LLC under license agreements. Macy’s, Inc.
has corporate offices in Cincinnati, Ohio, and New York, New York.
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