is Chief Merchandising Officer at Barnes & Noble, Inc., where she is responsible for planning all merchandising initiatives for the company. Previously, she was Vice President, Adult Trade & Children’s Books, where she was responsible for leading the merchandising initiatives, marketing strategies, and buying staff for Adult Trade & Children’s Books, and overseeing the Merchandise Planning and Creative Departments.
Ms. Amicucci joined Barnes & Noble from The Children’s Place Retail Stores, Inc., where she held the position of Vice President, Planning and Allocation. She was responsible for the strategic development of the company’s sales, markdown, inventory management plans, and margin for 915 retail stores and the e-commerce business.
In addition to her eight years at The Children’s Place, Ms. Amicucci also held buying positions for Kids and Teen clothing at May Company Department stores, Ames Department stores, and Maurices, Inc.