Depot’s Odland makes first management changes


12 April 2005 – Delray Beach (FL): Steve Odland has announced his first senior management changes at Office Depot since being appointed as chairman/CEO of the company on 14 March.

CFO Charles Brown has been named president of the international division; EVP of strategy and development Monica Luechtefeld has assumed new responsibilities under the title of EVP of business development and IT; and Timothy Toews has been named chief information officer.

Odland has also disclosed that the company is searching for a suitable candidate for the new position of president of North American retail.