SmartBargains Names New CEO and President
Boston, Off-price e-retailer SmartBargains named Benjamin Fischman as president and CEO. Fischman previously headed the company’s marketing and sales efforts. Prior to joining SmartBargains, he founded Lids Inc., a specialty hatwear retailer.
SmartBargains also announced that it has received a commitment for $18 million in equity funding from its investors, including Highland Capital Partners, Maveron, General Catalyst, Gordon Bros. and Time Warner.