Williams-Sonoma CEO Departs; Mueller Named as Replacement

Share this content:
Williams-Sonoma Inc. CEO and director Dale Hilpert is leaving the company, Williams-Sonoma announced yesterday.


Edward A. Mueller was named CEO effective immediately. Mueller has served on the San Francisco company's board of directors since 1999. He was chairman of the company's Audit Committee and a member of its Nominations and Corporate Governance Committee.


Before joining the company, Mueller served as president/CEO of SBC Ameritech, a subsidiary of SBC Communications Inc., a telecommunications company with revenue in excess of $40 billion. Mueller joined the SBC organization in 1968 and held numerous executive positions, including president/CEO of Southwestern Bell Telephone, president/CEO of Pacific Bell and president of SBC International Operations.


close

Next Article in Multichannel Marketing

Sign up to our newsletters

Company of the Week

PAN Communications is an award-winning integrated marketing and public relations agency for B2B technology and healthcare brands. PAN's data-driven approach allows the firm to specialize in public relations, social media, content and influencer marketing, and data and analytics. PAN partners with brands to create unique, integrated campaigns that captivate audiences and drive measurable results. PAN services clients out of the firm's four offices: Boston, San Francisco, New York City and Orlando.

Find out more here »

Career Center

Check out hundreds of exciting professional opportunities available on DMN's Career Center.  
Explore careers in digital marketing, sales, eCommerce, marketing communications, IT, data strategies, and much more. And don't forget to update your resume so employers can contact you privately about job opportunities.

>>Click Here

Relive the 2017 Marketing Hall of Femme

Click the image above