JCPenney Names Karl Walsh Chief Digital Officer

Ecommerce veteran to lead retailer's digital efforts

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Karl Walsh, former chief digital officer at Pandora Jewelry, hopes to shore up the struggling retailer's digital efforts. JCPenney

The challenge of returning J.C. Penney‘s digital channel to growth now lies on the shoulders of ecommerce veteran Karl Walsh, who joined the department store chain as its chief digital officer effective Monday, the company said today.

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@RichCollings Richard Collings is a retail reporter at Adweek.