JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Stein Mart’s interim CEO Jay Stein has been named CEO.
"It has been my pleasure to return and lead Stein Mart after nearly two years as interim CEO. Working side-by-side with our wonderful leadership team, we are now enjoying these great results," said Stein. "This is an important time in our company's history and I am very happy to be part of this great organization."
Stein has served as interim CEO since Sept. 2011. He’s been chairman of Stein Mart's board of directors since 1989 and will continue to serve in that role. Stein is no stranger to the CEO slot, having previously served as such at the company from 1990 to Sept. 2001.
Stein Mart’s assortment of merchandise features current season, moderate to better fashion apparel for women and men and accessories, shoes and home fashions.