This February, Macy’s announced the appointment of Patti Ongman, Macy’s first female Chief Merchandising Officer. In the spirit of Women’s History Month, Coast to Coast sat down with Patti to learn more about her 33-year career journey with Macy’s, and hear what career advice she has for young professionals.
Clowning around is a lot tougher than it looks! That’s why our Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade clowns get a degree in it. As we gear up for the Parade, Coast to Coast steps behind the scenes at Clown U., the one-day training course for our Parade clowns. Let’s take a look at what a diploma requires in the life of a clown!
We’re catching up with our five General Business Managers (GBM) for a closer look at the progress they’re making and what lies ahead. Check out the first installment of a series with Mark Stocker, GBM, Men’s and Kid’s, for a look at what it’s like to lead across not one, but two different categories.
This June, Macy’s, Inc. welcomed a new Chief Technology Officer, Naveen Krishna. Coast to Coast caught up with Krishna to learn more about him and his plans to propel us into the next generation of the customer experience.
Last month, we welcomed Danielle Kirgan as our new chief human resources officer, bringing over 20 years of experience and a passionate, fresh perspective to Macy’s. Coast to Coast sat down with Danielle to learn more about her career, the best advice she’s received, and what she plans to achieve at Macy’s.
Telenova star and TV host Gaby Espino, shared tips, stories, and what being Hispanic American means to her with Associates and customers across the country – of course we covered all the action on Coast to Coast.
Hear from PRIDE members about what this group means to them and our company and find out what Associates did to celebrate Spirit Day.
In this month’s Beyond the Boardroom with Jeff Gennette, we went behind the scenes to unveil a key part of our business that often goes unseen, but is the bedrock of how we get things done – our Logistics and Operations distribution centers.
What does authenticity mean in the workplace? What does inclusion look like for an entire corporation? Macy’s executives stepped up to address difficult questions, including how a large corporate entity expresses commitment to its employees during times of racial violence and cultural division.
We’re kicking off Women’s History Month at Macy’s, Inc. by spotlighting one of our company’s newest female executives, an accomplished leader with an impressive resume who also happens to be a passionate supporter of women’s issues. Meet Cheryl Heinonen, executive vice president of corporate communications, and proud advocate for women and working families.
It has grown tremendously through the years, from a small group to hundreds of national members. To date, ONYX has successfully fostered both personalized conversations and broader, cultural emphasis on diversity and inclusion in the workplace. ONYX already shines, but for Black History Month Coast to Coast is aiming the spotlight on this truly transformational group.
“I will never forget that first class, I realized that what we were doing here was much bigger than building a business. It was reshaping people’s lives.”
The New Year is prime time for evaluating your goals and mapping out a plan to achieve them. While career development is something to think about year-round, January’s fresh start gives us the opportunity to stop and think about ways to maximize our individual potential.
It’s time to kick off that healthy start to your new year. You’re ready to hit the gym – but what will you wear? Creative Director, Paige Connell from Macy’s Fashion Office gives us the freshest trends in activewear for 2017.
Why is it a great time to be a consumer right now? How does an iconic retail company like Macy’s utilize the latest technology to drive business decisions? Did you know that Macy’s has an entire team devoted to interpreting vast amounts of data to drive strategy? Read more to find out.
With more than 22 years of experience at Macy’s, MLO EVP Scott Prieto talks career, advice and thoughts on how technology has shaped Macy’s Logistics and Operations.
Since the start of 2016, Macy’s has added three new members to the Executive Management Team. These additions to our senior leadership bring a distinctive combination of experience and passion for our brand. Coast to Coast sat down with Elisa Garcia, Richard Lennox and Justin MacFarlane to learn more about their career paths, their roles at Macy’s, and what they aim to accomplish.
How do we surprise and delight our customers? We sat down with Tom Wallace, Market VP here at Macy’s for the NY South/Connecticut district, to learn firsthand what it’s like to experience magic.