Ross Stores appoints Michael Hartshorn COO, Travis Marquette CFO
Ross Stores announced operational leadership changes effective August 16. Michael Hartshorn is being named group president and COO, reporting directly to CEO Barbara Rentler. In his new role, Hartshorn will be adding strategy, marketing, human resources, supply chain, stores and technology to his current responsibilities. Travis Marquette is being promoted to group senior VP and CFO. Marquette will continue to report to Hartshorn and will be responsible for the entire finance organization, adding tax and investor relations to his existing management responsibility for accounting, treasury, financial planning, and strategic sourcing. Hartshorn has served as group executive VP, finance and legal and CFO since March. For seven years prior to joining Ross, he held various financial roles at The May Department Stores Company. Marquette has been group senior VP and deputy CFO since 2018. Marquette held various consulting and management roles over a 12-year period with Bain & Company, Carter's Inc. and PricewaterhouseCoopers.