Steven A. Cipolla, president of National Chain Group, succeeds Ann Arnold
MJSA has elected Steven A. Cipolla, president of the Warwick, R.I.–based National Chain Group, as chair of its board of directors.
He succeeds Ann Arnold, chief strategy officer of the Norwood, N.J.–based Buyer’s Intelligence Group, who is now chair of the MJSA Education Foundation.
In related news, Dave Meleski, president of the New York City–based Richline Group, has been named secretary; Stuart Lee, executive vice president of merchandising at Akron, Ohio–based Signet Jewelers, has been appointed vice chair; and Edward DeCristofaro, president of East Providence, R.I.–based LDC Inc., is now officer at large.
Lee Krombholz, president of Krombholz Jewelers/Just Like You Designs in Cincinnati, continues to serve as a vice chair. Michael Toback, president of New York City–based Myron Toback Inc., remains treasurer.