Mike Gould: An Endless Unfolding

Mike Gould square

Despite rumors to the contrary, Bloomingdale’s CEO Mike Gould is hardly retiring.

Gould Stepping Down at Bloomingdale’s

Tony Spring

Bloomingdale’s CEO Michael Gould will step down after 22 years early next year and president and chief operating officer Tony Spring will succeed him.

Bloomingdale’s, the outlet stores

Mark Cechini, OVP regional director of outlets; Elizabeth Axberg, general manager Westbury; Arnie Orlick, SVP outlets; Stephen Gatsik, VP/DMM outlets

Karen Alberg Grossman: Two years ago, when Macy’s Inc. launched the new Bloomingdale’s Outlet store concept, Bloomingdale’s chairman Mike Gould coaxed Arnie Orlick out of his second retirement to head up the new division.

Macy’s Inc. opening three new Bloomingdale’s Outlets


CINCINNATI—Macy’s Inc. will open three new Bloomingdale’s Outlet stores in the fall in Florida, Massachusetts and Illinois. The Bloomingdale’s Outlet concept first launched last fall with four stores in three states. “Customers tell us that Bloomingdale’s Outlets deliver a compelling combination of fashion, quality and value,” said Bloomingdale’s CEO Michael Gould in a statement. “Our […]

Schmoozing: The UJA Luncheon


The UJA-Federation’s Fashion Division held its annual luncheon today, honoring Bloomingdale’s vice chairman Frank Doroff (the award presented by Bloomie’s chairman and CEO Michael Gould) and Tanger Factory Outlets CEO Steven Tanger (award presented by Larry Leeds of Buckingham Capital Management, Inc.). The event raised more than $850,000 for the continuing work that UJA-Federation does […]