Gallery Appoints Nike Marketing Executive17 Nov, 2008 By: Erik Gruenwedel
Movie Gallery has appointed former Nike marketing executive Cliff Torng to EVP and chief marketing officer.
Torng is responsible for all aspects of Gallery’s corporate marketing operations, including brand marketing, customer intelligence and communications.
He was director of marketing for the Jordan brand at Nike, where he relaunched the 23-year-old brand under a new tagline, “Become Legendary.” Torng reports to C.J. “Gabe” Gabriel, Jr., president and CEO of Gallery, recently relocated to Wilsonville, Ore.
Gallery, which emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection this summer, was formerly based in Dothan, Ala.