President at Ascena Retail Group, Plus Fashion Segment
Pier 1 Imports
Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
September 2013 to December 2017
Fort Worth, TX
Ascena Retail Group, Inc.
President, Plus Segment (Lane Bryant, Cacique, Catherines)
Columbus, Ohio Area
Non-Executive Member of the Board of Directors
September 2015 to March 2019
SVP Marketing (Acting CMO)
February 2012 to July 2013
Group President & Chief Marketing Officer
March 2009 to February 2012
Los Angeles & NYC
Executive Vice President, Entertainment Marketing
August 2007 to March 2009
West Hollywood, CA
Creative Artists Agency
February 2002 to July 2007
Beverly Hills, CA
June 2000 to April 2001
What company does Eric Hunter work for?
Eric Hunter works for Pier 1 Imports
What is Eric Hunter's role at Pier 1 Imports?
Eric Hunter is Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
What industry does Eric Hunter work in?
Eric Hunter works in the Retail industry.
💼 Past Experience
President, Plus Segment, at Ascena Retail Group, IncEric Hunter was a President of Plus Segment at Ascena Retail Group, inc. He was responsible for the marketing of the retailer's Lane Bryant, Cacherines, and Catherines brands. He also had responsibility for the company's online marketing services, as well as the company's sales and marketing efforts. We toured Ascena Retail Group, Inc. and Eric Hunter spoke with us about his experiences there."I joined Ascena Retail Group, Inc. as a President in September 2013, and I continued to be President until December 2017. I was responsible for the marketing of the retailer's Lane Bryant, Cacherines, and Catherines brands. I also had responsibility for the company's online marketing services and sales and marketing efforts.I was also a Non-Executive Member of the Board of Directors at Aerosoles from September 2015 to March 2019. I was responsible for the marketing of Aerosoles' Louboutin, Acne and Dior brands. I also had responsibility for the sales and marketing efforts of Aerosoles' prestige and high-end brands.I also worked at JCPenney from February 2012 to July 2013. I was also responsible for the marketing of JCPenney's apparel empire. I was also a Group President & Chief Marketing Officer at Kellwood Company from March 2009 to February 2012. I was also responsible for the marketing of PMK/HBH, an Alliance Corp. company. I also worked at Creative Artists Agency from February 2002 to July 2007. I was responsible for the marketing of Creative Artists Agency's high-end brands, such as Acne and Dior.I left Creative Artists Agency in July 2007 to become an Agent at Barclaycard. I worked with Barclaycard for eleven months. I then rejoined Creative Artists Agency in February 2002 to become an Analyst at ePartners. I worked with ePartners for eleven months."
Eric Hunter is an experienced Business professional with a background in Marketing and International Business. He has been with several companies in the past, most notably Northeastern University where he was a Sales and Marketing graduate.Based on his past education and experience, Hunter has realised that he has the skills and qualifications necessary to be successful andried in the business world. His experience, skills and qualifications have made him an excellent candidate for Positions in a variety of industries and niches.Hunter currently works as a Business Analyst with a company in the Boston area. His clients include The Boston Globe, Meredith Health Services, and Comcast. He has also been moonlighting for two years as a Business Coach for a local high school.His clients have all been very pleased with the work and progress he has made as a Business Coach. They appreciate his ability to provide value and an innovative approach to working with clients.Hunter is confident that he has the skills and qualifications necessary to be successfully andried in the business world. He is excited to be a part of the Grow Team at WebbParks, and look forward to helping our clients achieve their goals.
💡 Technical & Interpersonal Skills
Editing and Research:Eric Hunter has experience in various editorial and research roles. He has experience editing and researching for commercials, print, web, and DVD content. In his experience, Eric has been able to combine his editorial skills with his professional relationship-building capabilities to help clients achieve success. Eric has developed a strong intuition for what will generate results, and he is able to prioritize his efforts in order to achieve his goals.Interpersonal Skills:Eric Hunter is a highly communicative individual with a keen eye for detail. He is able to effectively communicate with others, both orally and in writing. Eric has a proven ability to build strong relationships with those he works with, and he is highly sensitive to the needs of others. Eric is an excellent leader, and he is able to foster a safe and supportive work environment for his employees.
Extraversion (E), Sensing (S), Thinking (T), Perceiving (P)
2 year(s), 11 month(s)
There's 76% chance that Eric Hunter is seeking for new opportunities
Enjoy unlimited access and discover candidates outside of LinkedIn
Trusted by 400K users from
76% of Fortune 500 companies
The most accurate data ever
Hire Anyone, Anywhere
with ContactOut today
Making remote or global hires? We can help.
No credit card required