GREEN BAY, Wis. Shopko announced that John Bulgarella has been appointed divisional VP/divisional merchandise manager for the hard home division. Bulgarella will be responsible for developing, directing and executing merchandising strategies for the consumer electronics and furniture divisions.
Commenting on the appointment, W. Paul Jones, president, chairman and CEO of Shopko, stated, "John comes to us with exceptional skills and retail experience in these important merchandise areas. His solid track record of delivering results, his highly-effective leadership skills, and his proven talent implementing marketing strategies make John an excellent addition to the Shopko team."
Bulgarella joins Shopko from InkStop where he served as VP merchandising, marketing and store operations. Prior to InkStop, Bulgarella held the position of SVP merchandising at OfficeMax.