Implus LLC appointed Gwen Moilanen-Kollar as its chief information officer.

“Gwen brings a wealth of experience in executing cross-functional technology platforms within the retail and consumer sector,” said Michael Polk, chief executive officer. “She will play a vital role in the global transformation of our digital eCommerce and technology systems across the enterprise, and we are excited to have her join the company.”

Prior to joining Implus, Moilanen-Kollar was VP, corporate systems at Bed Bath & Beyond, Inc. She previously held leadership roles at Sears Holdings Corporation and has led implementations of high-volume applications and systems across multiple business functions including Master Data Management (MDM), Digital Merchandising, Finance, Operations and Workforce Management. She holds a Master of Business Administration from Michigan State University.

“I am thrilled to join the talented leadership team at Implus,” said Moilanen-Kollar. “I look forward to working with the team to deliver technology solutions to enable strategic growth, and to foster a high-performing application/infrastructure environment to further strengthen the company.”

Moilanen-Kollar will report to Polk and serve on Implus’ Executive Committee.

Implus is headquartered in Durham, NC. Key brands within Implus’ portfolio include SKLZ, TriggerPoint, Balega, Harbinger, RockTape, Sof Sole, Spenco, and Yaktrax.