Retail chain operator The Gymboree Corporation has named Matt McCauley, previously senior vice president and general manager, as president of the company.

McCauley, who joined Gymboree in 2001, will keep his current responsibilities of overseeing merchandising, planning and brand services for Gymboree, Janie and Jack, and Janeville, as well as the company's online stores.

The Gymboree Corporation operates a total of 646 retail stores as well as its two online stores.