Marvin’s makes merchandising promotion

Marvin’s, a 25-unit home center chain based in Alabama, has promoted Craig Cowart to the position of senior vp-merchandising and marketing.

Cowart most recently held the post of vp-merchandising and marketing. He rejoined the company in 1999 as a buyer and has held positions of increasing responsibility including general merchandise manager.

He is responsible for the merchandising, vendor programs, branding and marketing for the company’s home centers in Alabama, Mississippi and Florida.  

“Craig is a well respected leader both in our company and in our industry, with over 17 years of retail experience. He has been a key leader in the development and implementation of Marvin’s new strategy and growth,” said Boyden Moore, Marvin’s president and CEO, in a statement.