Liquidation World Inc.

Liquidation World Inc.

September 27, 2010 18:53 ET

Liquidation World Boosts Management Team

Appoints Charlie Brunjes to Chief Merchandising Officer

BRANTFORD, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 27, 2010) - Liquidation World Inc. (TSX:LQW) has appointed Charlie Brunjes to the position of Chief Merchandising Officer, effective September 27th, 2010. 

Mr. Brunjes joins Liquidation World from Variety Wholesalers Inc., a private off price retail company in the U.S. Mr. Brunjes has over thirty years of senior executive retail leadership experience in both Private and Public companies. His experience includes the role of Vice President at Family Dollar Stores and Executive Vice President at Fred's Stores Inc. Mr. Brunjes has extensive experience in closeout and off price retail procurement, strategic planning, retail operations and new store openings. 

His skill set will add an additional level of depth to the existing Leadership team at Liquidation World. 

"Charlie's senior management depth, combined with his extensive retail experience, provides the ideal background to support our turnaround and growth strategy at Liquidation World, said Seth Marks, President and CEO. "Attracting talent like Charlie, whose proven history in merchandise management speaks for itself, is further evidence that along with our customers and investors, the industry sees the exciting potential of our concept, which is still evolving", Marks said. Charlie is a unique merchant who has the experience of operating in the fast paced closeout space, as well as the sophisticated and disciplined every day off price space. We are fortunate to have a strong and multidimensional "deal merchant" like Charlie Brunjes.

About Liquidation World 

Liquidation World liquidates consumer merchandise through 88 stores in Canada and one in the United States. The Company solves asset recovery problems in a professional manner for the financial services industry, insurance companies, manufacturers, wholesalers and other organizations. Liquidation World is based in Brantford, Ontario. The Company opened its first store in Calgary, Alberta in 1986 and today, with more than 1,500 employees, is Canada's largest liquidator.

Contact Information

  • Liquidation World Inc.
    Seth Marks
    519-720-2552 or 866-237-3778