July 9, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Trans World Entertainment Corporation (Nasdaq: TWMC) today announced it has named
acting Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Anderson has served in positions of increasing responsibility at Trans World for over 18 years, most recently serving as Controller since September 2006. Mr. Anderson will be replacing
who will be leaving the Company to pursue other opportunities after a short transition period.
, President and COO, said: "We are very pleased to announce John as our acting CFO. John has been a valued member of our leadership team and has a strong track record of delivering results. He's ideally suited to oversee the company's financial operations and support our efforts to grow and deliver value for our shareholders. Also, we thank
for his service and wish him well in the future."
As acting Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Anderson will lead Trans World Entertainment's financial planning and financial reporting divisions.
Trans World Entertainment is a leading specialty retailer of entertainment products, including video, music, electronics, trend, video games and related products. The Company operates retail stores in
the United States
District of Columbia
U.S. Virgin Islands
, primarily under the names
f.y.e. for your entertainment
and on the web at
SOURCE Trans World Entertainment Corporation