Monro Appoints Brundage Its Senior VP, Chief Marketing Officer

Monro Inc. (Rochester, NY) has appointed Deborah Brundage as its senior vice president and chief marketing officer. Brundage joined Monro back in March as its senior vice president of marketing and merchandising. She has more than 15 years of global brand development, marketing and business leadership experience at Procter & Gamble.

Since joining Monro, Brundage has been involved in the execution of the company’s customer-centric engagement initiatives (a part of its “Monro Forward” initiative) and oversaw the launch of Monro’s new retail and corporate websites.

The company also has promoted Avi Dasgupta to senior vice president and chief information officer. Dasgupta joined Monro in July as its vice president of IT infrastructure and data architecture. He has over 25 years of IT experience at various companies, including Constellation Brands (where he was vice president of application delivery) and Xerox Corp. (where he was a director of project management).

Since joining Monro, Dasgupta has led the expansion of the company’s IT infrastructure and data capabilities, supporting the rollout of various “Monro Forward” initiatives. In his new role, Dasgupta will oversee the entire IT organization.