Tilly’s Names Nordstrom Vet Chief Merchandising Officer
Tilly’s has snagged a big fish to lead its merchandising efforts going forward.
The company announced Monday that Nordstrom veteran Tricia Smith is the new Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer.
Smith has spent more than 25 years at Nordstrom, and most recently served as EVP GMM of Women’s, Young Contemporary, Designer and Specialized Apparel.
Smith replaces Debbie Anker-Morris, the longtime Chief Merchandising Officer at Tilly’s, who resigned last month.
Tilly’s has offered Smith an attractive package to join the company and to move from Washington to Orange County. Smith will receive a base salary of $550,000 and a signing bonus of $300,000.
She will also have the opportunity to earn an annual cash bonus targeted at an amount equal to 75% of her annual base salary, with a maximum amount equal to 150%.
Tilly’s also announced Monday that is has added EVP to the title of Mike Henry, the company’s CFO, to recognize his contributions to Tilly’s.