Description: Kohl’s said Tuesday that CEO Michelle Gass is leaving the company for a new opportunity as its sales continue to fall. In a separate release, Levi Strauss & Co. said Gass will join the company in early January as president and step into the role of CEO within the next 18 months. She will succeed the company’s CEO Chip Bergh.
Date: Nov 08, 2022
Questions for discussion:
- Do you think the decline at Kohl’s can be attributed to the leadership of Gass?
- Why do you suppose Levi Strauss would consider Gass a suitable leadership replacement at this time?