Sears' Home Appliances Chief Resigns After 15 Months
Sears Holdings Corp.'s home appliances chief is leaving the company, the Tribune has learned.
Dev Mukherjee, president of the home appliances business at Sears since November 2010, plans to leave the Hoffman Estates-based retailer by the end of this week, said Sears spokesman Chris Brathwaite.
Sears, the nation's largest seller of appliances, didn't give a reason for his departure. The company expects to announce a replacement "in the next few weeks," Brathwaite said.
Mukherjee, a former marketing executive atMicrosoft Corp.andIBM Corp., is the Sears third appliance chief to leave the company in four years.