Jim Boscov has been named vice chairman of Boscov's Department Store.
Boscov has more than 30 years of experience with the
department chain, starting as an assistant store manager in 1975 and filling a
variety of executive positions since then.
Albert Boscov, chairman/CEO of Boscov's, said that with the appointment of Jim Boscov as vice chairman "We're gratified that Boscov's will remain a family business. With Jim's retail experience, intelligence and people skills, he was a natural choice. While I have no plans to retire, I want to assure our co-workers and business partners, that Boscov's will remain Boscov's for many years to come."
Jim Boscov has served as board chair for Alvernia University, director and former board president of South Mt. YMCA, former director and board president of Albright College Center for Excellence in Local Government, and is currently serving as a board member for the United Way of Berks County and the Reading Symphony Orchestra.