AnnTaylor Stores Corporation has promoted Adrienne Lazarus to executive vice president, Ann Taylor Stores Merchandising and Design, and Donna Noce to executive vice president, Ann Taylor Loft Merchandising and Design.

Both positions will report to Kay Krill, president of Ann Taylor Stores Corporation.
"My senior team is now in place," stated Ms Krill. "In November 2004, we promoted Debra Berit to executive vice president of planning and allocation - the first time this important function has been run from a corporate level.

"In addition to Adrienne and Donna overseeing the product, Brian Lynch and Michele Patton will continue to oversee Stores at Ann Taylor and Ann Taylor Loft, respectively, and Muriel Gonzalez, as chief marketing officer, will oversee brand marketing as a whole."

Adrienne Lazarus joined Ann Taylor in 1991 and was most recently senior vice president, general merchandising manager, Ann Taylor Stores.

Donna Noce joined Ann Taylor in 1996 and most recently held the position of senior vice president, Ann Taylor Factory Stores.