Rodbell rejoins Hudson’s Bay in top job

Liz Rodbell has rejoined Hudson’s Bay as president and CEO, effective Dec. 1. Rodbell previously served as the retailer’s president from 2013 to 2017, being appointed to the top position after serving as chief merchant. She replaces Sophia Hwang-Judiesch, who is, says the company in a release, “stepping down from her role as president of Hudson’s Bay to pursue another opportunity.”

Under Rodbell’s previous tenure, Hudson’s Bay’s sales rose 22 percent.