Retail boss move for sporting goods stores

Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings has named Craig McNair as Chief Retail Officer to oversee store operations at its sites across the USA.

He will be responsible for the customer experience, in-store programs, training and talent development as well as driving growth.

Sportsman’s Warehouse president and CEO Paul Stone said: “Craig has significant experience working in retail operations to achieve organisational objectives, resulting in growth and profitability.

“With his deep retail experience, he will be focused on building our in-store culture and programs, providing our customers with a differentiated experience and creating loyalty and trust.”

Craig, who has worked for leading retailers including Academy Sports + Outdoors and Cabela’s, added: “As a lifelong store operator, I welcome the opportunity to bring our stores to life with the unique outdoor products we sell, while providing our customers best-in-class service.

“It’s exciting to transition my career back to specialty outdoor retail as it directly aligns with my personal love of the outdoors.”