Christopher & Banks Corporation Announces Appointment of Joel Waller as President
Christopher & Banks Corporation (NYSE: CBK), a specialty women's apparel
retailer, today announced that its Board of Directors appointed Joel N.
Waller as President for a one-year term effective December 14, 2011. Mr.
Waller will report to Larry Barenbaum, Chief Executive Officer.
Mr. Barenbaum said, "We are very pleased that Joel has agreed to join us
as President. Based on Joel's extensive retail experience, coupled with
his operational, product sourcing and management background, we believe
that he will be highly effective in assisting us in revitalizing the
business and getting the Company back on track to profitability."
About Joel Waller
Mr. Waller has over 30 years of retail experience. Most recently, he has
served as a consultant to various retail companies, including AM Retail
Group, Inc./Wilsons Leather. He served as Chief Executive Officer of Wet
Seal, Inc. from 2005 to 2008. Prior to that he also served as Chairman
and Chief Executive Officer of Wilsons Leather.
About Christopher & Banks
& Banks Corporation is a Minneapolis-based specialty retailer of women's
clothing. As of December 14, 2011, the Company operates 774 stores
in 45 states consisting of 471 Christopher
& Banks stores, 237 stores in their plus
size clothing division CJ
Banks, 43 dual stores and 23 outlet stores. The Company also
operates the www.ChristopherandBanks.com
Keywords: Christopher & Banks, CJ Banks, Women's Clothing, Plus
Size Clothing, Petites, Extended Sizes, Outfits.
Christopher & Banks Corporation
Michael Lyftogt, (763) 551-5000
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Jean Fontana, (646) 277-1214
Source: Christopher & Banks Corporation
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