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Michael Bloom

Michael Bloom joins GPM’s executive leadership team

Michael Bloom joins GPM’s executive leadership team

RICHMOND, Va. — GPM Investments announced that drugstore and dollar-store veteran Michael Bloom will join the convenience-store company’s executive team in the newly created role of executive vice president and chief merchandising and marketing officer. In his new role with GPM, Bloom will be responsible for the company’s entire merchandising and marketing team, as well

Fred’s Inc. CEO Michael Bloom resigns

Fred’s Inc. CEO Michael Bloom resigns

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Fred’s Inc. announced on Friday that chief executive officer Michael Bloom resigned from his post, effective on April 24. He also resigned from his seat on the company’s board. Joseph Anto, the company’s executive vice president, chief financial officer and secretary, will serve as interim chief executive officer. “The Board is appreciative

Fred’s revamps its board of directors

Fred’s revamps its board of directors

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Fred’s Inc. has overhauled its board of directors, including the appointment of chief executive officer Michael Bloom and retail industry veterans Christopher Bodine and Peter Bocian as members. Fred’s said Tuesday that Bloom, Bodine and Bocian join the board effective immediately. Former Fred’s CEOs Jerry Shore and Michael Hayes and longtime director