Michael Dagne has been recruited to the newly created position of division merchandise manager-accessories at Too Inc (NYSE: TOO). Reporting to Paula Damaso, vice president - merchandise manager, Mr Dagne will be responsible for merchandising accessories and lifestyle furnishings for the company's retail stores, catalog and e-commerce.

"Mike's expertise in merchandising to the youth market, especially in the accessories area, and his demonstrated ability to execute a brand strategy make him a valuable addition to our team," said Michael W Rayden, chairman and chief executive officer.

Mr Dagne joins Too Inc from Sears, Roebuck and Co, where he was most recently divisional merchandise manager for girl's sportswear and children's accessories, swimwear and outerwear. Michael had also been a buyer for women's casual and career apparel with Sears.

About Too Inc
Too Inc is a rapidly growing specialty retailer that sells apparel, swimwear, sleepwear, underwear, lifestyle and personal care products for active, fashion-aware girls between 7 and 14 years of age. The company currently operates 387 stores in 44 states and distributes a catazine under the "Limited Too" brand name.