| 2017-07-31 18:33:56|
FTD 18:33 07/31 07/31/17
FTD Companies appoints Simha Kumar as COO
FTD Companies announced the appointment of Simha Kumar as Executive Vice President and COO, effective August 1. Kumar will lead FTD's U.S. consumer businesses and provide enterprise leadership as the Company completes its ongoing strategic review and embarks on its future plans. He will report directly to John Walden, FTD's President and CEO. Kumar has over 18 years of experience in e-commerce and consumer facing industries. Kumar joins FTD from Sears Holding Corporation where he served as President of the Toys, Sporting Goods and Fitness retail divisions from December 2014 to July 2017, with operations across approximately 1,700 retail stores and online channels.