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  • Oct 10, 2012
    Payless Holdings Names W. Paul Jones Chief Executive Officer
  • Oct 09, 2012
    Wolverine Worldwide, Golden Gate Capital and Blum Capital Complete Acquisition...


We have built talented leadership teams across all of our business units and functions at Collective Brands that have led the company to where it is today, and who share a vision of where we can take Collective Brands in the future.

Payless Holdings Executive Committee

W. Paul Jones

Chief Executive Officer

Betty J. Click

Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Payless ShoeSource

Stephen J. Gish

Executive Vice President, Retail Operations and Franchising
Payless ShoeSource

Ginny Peterson

Chief Merchandising Officer
Payless ShoeSource

Douglas J. Treff

Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer
Payless ShoeSource

Payless Holdings Senior Leadership

Brian P. Amkraut

Division Senior Vice President,
Merchandise Distribution and Planning

Jeff Lauro

Division Senior Vice President
Chief Information Officer

Mike McBreen

Division Senior Vice President
Product Development & Global Sourcing

David W. Milton

Division Senior Vice President,
Global Logistics

Payless ShoeSource, Inc

Michele Bergerac

Senior Vice President,
GMM/Women's and Accessories

Robert Bruennig

Senior Vice President,
GMM/Men's, Kids' and Athletics

Vincent DeSantis

Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer