Specialty catalogue retailer Brylane Inc today appointed Cathy Fultineer executive vice president of the West Bridgewater (Massachusetts) Apparel Group responsible for the Chadwick and Lerner brands.

Bringing more than 20 years of retail and marketing experience, Ms Fultineer joins Brylane from Bear Creek Corporation. She has also held positions at Neiman Marcus, Gucci, Bloomingdale's and Hit or Miss.

At Brylane, Ms Fultineer will be responsible for developing and executing new marketing and merchandising concepts to grow the Chadwick's and Lerner brands.