Dollar Tree names Philbin prez, coo
Clint Engel -- Furniture Today, June 10, 2013
Chesapeake, Va. - Dollar Tree has promoted Gary Philbin to president and chief operating officer.
He has been serving as coo since 2007. He joined Dollar Tree in 2001 as senior vp of stores. Prior to that, he spent 30 years in grocery retailing holding senior positions in the merchandising and operations sides of the business.
"Among his many notable achievements are the improvement of Dollar Tree customer satisfaction and shopping experience and the integration of our Canadian stores," said ceo Bob Sasser.
Dollar Tree operates 4,763 stores in 48 states and five Canadian Provinces.
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