Hibbett Hires VP of Merchandising

Hibbett Sports Inc. announced on Thursday that Rebecca Jones will join the company as VP of merchandising in August.
 
Jones is currently VP and GMM of crafts at Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft stores, a position she’s held since 2003. She was previously VP and DMM at Wal-Mart stores and VP and DMM at Fred Meyer Stores.
 
“Becky Jones complements [the Hibbett] team well with a wealth of successful merchandising experience for large, growing retail organizations operating in markets similar to ours,” CEO Mickey Newsome said in a statement. “We look forward to her contributions to our continued success.”