Laurie Van Brunt is Brand President - Soma Intimates for the Company, having joined the Company in May 2010. Ms. Van Brunt has over 30 years of experience in retail, more than 20 years of specialty retail experience with companies such as Chadwick’s of Boston, Lane Bryant, and Petite Sophisticates and 15 years of intimate apparel experience. Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Van Brunt spent the previous five years with J.C. Penney Company, serving as its Marketing Vice President, Director of Brand Management and most recently as Vice President-Intimate Apparel. Ms. Van Brunt created and built the Ambrielle lingerie brand at J.C. Penney as well as the Cacique lingerie brand at Lane Bryant.
CHS will be hosting a Distribution Center Tour for Analysts and Investors on June 5, 2013.