July 30, 2016 8:00 AM ET

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Company Overview of ANN INC.

Company Overview

ANN INC., through its subsidiaries, engages in the retailing of women’s apparel, shoes, and accessories under the Ann Taylor and LOFT brands. As of March 13, 2015, it operated 1,030 retail stores in 47 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Canada comprising 245 Ann Taylor stores, 537 LOFT stores, 116 Ann Taylor Factory stores, 127 LOFT Outlet stores, and 5 Lou & Grey stores. ANN INC. also sells its products through its anntaylor.com and LOFT.com Websites; through phone; and three LOFT franchise locations in Mexico. The company was formerly known as AnnTaylor Stores Corporation and changed its name to ANN INC. in March 2011. ANN INC. was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Ne...

7 Times Square

New York, NY 10036

United States

Founded in 1954

4,250 Employees



Key Executives for ANN INC.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 56
Chief Accounting Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 54
Vice President of Investor Relations
Vice President of Corporate Communications
Executive Vice President of Human Resources & Store Operations
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

ANN INC. Key Developments

ANN INC. Announces Management Changes

ascena retail group, inc. announced that Kay Krill is transitioning from President and CEO of ANN INC. and has been appointed to ascena's Board of Directors. Gary Muto, who currently serves as President of ANN brands, will succeed Ms. Krill as President and Chief Executive Officer of ANN INC. Ms. Krill will work closely with Mr. Muto to ensure a seamless transition of this leadership role in overseeing all aspects of ANN INC. and the Ann Taylor, LOFT and Lou & Grey brands. Gary Muto has served as President of the ANN brands since 2014. He was responsible for design, merchandising, marketing and stores for Ann Taylor, LOFT and Lou & Grey. He joined ANN INC. in 2008 as President of the LOFT brand. He also assumed responsibility of the ecommerce channel in 2014 as ANN INC. migrated to its multi-channel platform. Prior to joining ANN INC., Gary served as President of several of the Gap Inc. brands: GAP Adult, Forth & Towne and Banana Republic.

ANN INC.(NYSE:ANN) dropped from CRSP US Total Market Index

ANN INC.(NYSE:ANN) dropped from CRSP US Total Market Index

ANN INC.(NYSE:ANN) dropped from MSCI Acwi + Frontier Markets(acwi Fm) All Cap Index

ANN INC.(NYSE:ANN) dropped from MSCI Acwi + Frontier Markets(acwi Fm) All Cap Index

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