Books-A-Million, Inc. (Nasdaq/NM: BAMM) today announced the appointment of Mary Jane Karwoski as Vice President of Human Resources. Ms. Karwoski will be responsible for overseeing employee relations, compensation, benefits, training and development and recruiting for Books-A-Million, Inc.
Mary Jane Karwoski, Vice President of Human Resources (Photo: Business Wire)
“I am excited to welcome Mary Jane to the BAM! team. Her impressive experience has well prepared her for this leadership role, and I know she will keep the best interest of our thousands of dedicated associates as her top priority,” said Terrance G. Finley, Chief Executive Officer and President of Books-A-Million, Inc.
Ms. Karwoski is a graduate of Marymount College in Tarrytown, New York where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Elementary Education. She went on to earn her Master of Business Administration from the University of Connecticut School of Business. Prior to joining Books-A-Million, she worked for Blockbuster, Inc. as a Regional Director of Operations and most notably with Borders Group as Director of Human Resources and Regional Sales Director. Additionally, she has worked for Jamba Juice as a Regional Director of Operations and Franchise Leader where she was responsible for supporting franchise partners in the Midwest.
About Books-A-Million, Inc.Books-A-Million, Inc. is one of the nation’s leading book retailers and sells on the Internet at www.booksamillion.com. The Company presently operates 259 stores in 31 states and the District of Columbia. The Company operates large superstores under the names Books-A-Million (BAM!), Books & Co. and 2nd & Charles and traditional bookstores operating under the names Bookland and Books-A-Million. The common stock of Books-A-Million, Inc. is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol BAMM. For more information, visit the Company’s corporate website at www.booksamillioninc.com. Follow Books-A-Million on Twitter ( http://twitter.com/booksamillion) and like us on Facebook ( http://facebook.com/booksamillion). Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50446915&lang=en