Footwear and accessories retailer Shoe Carnival Inc has appointed Myrna Reiss as vice president (marketing).

Reiss previously worked as vice president (advertising and marketing) at Value City Department Stores in Columbus, Ohio.

Mark Lemond, president and chief executive officer of Shoe Carnival said: "Myrna is a true marketing professional and brings over 15 years of executive-level retail marketing experience to Shoe Carnival.

Shoe Carnival is a chain of 254 footwear stores located in Midwest, South and Southeast America .