Jeremy Reitman, chairman and chief government officer of retailer Reitmans Canada Ltd., has died, in response to the corporate.
He was the grandson of Herman and Sarah Reitman who began the ladies’s specialty retail firm in 1926 in Montreal. Reitman turned the chairman of the household-managed enterprise in 2010 and navigated the corporate via a troubled decade for conventional retailers.
The CEO died “peacefully, in Florida, on Saturday, December 28, 2019,” in accordance with a Montreal Gazette remembrance web page. He was a passionate golfer, skier, toastmaster and philatelist, based on the web page, which didn’t specify his age.
Jeremy was an alumnus of Dartmouth School, McGill Regulation, Westmount Excessive Faculty and Camp Kennebec, a Chairman and CEO of Reitmans Canada Ltd., a former board member of the Financial institution of Montreal, McGill College and Provigo and an alumnus of Younger Presidents’ Group and World Presidents’ Group, in accordance with the discover.
The corporate operates 587 shops consisting of 260 Reitmans, 112 Penningtons, seventy nine Addition Elle, eighty one RW & CO. and fifty five Thyme Maternity, and is listed on the Toronto Inventory Change.