JCPenney at Columbiana Center Mall Welcomes New General Manager

PLANO, Texas – (April 2, 2019) – JCPenney has named Victoria Holmes general manager of the JCPenney at Columbiana Center Mall in Columbia, South Carolina, effective immediately. Holmes brings more than 15 years of retail experience to the Company’s highest level of store leadership.

“I am thrilled to be serving as general manager and leading an extraordinary team of dedicated associates who are passionate about delivering great products and exceptional service to our customers,” said Holmes. “I look forward to serving the local Columbia community and ensuring every customer’s shopping experience at JCPenney is worth their time, money and effort.”

Holmes earned her bachelor’s degree at McMurry University in Abilene, Texas. She held positions of increasing responsibility at Sam’s Club, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Target and Belk before joining JCPenney in February of 2019. She has extensive retail and management experience, having developed multiple teams and improved store year-over-year trends prior to joining the Company.

JCPenney first opened its doors at 100 Columbiana Circle in Columbia, South Carolina, on October 1, 2006, and has been committed to serving the needs of local customers ever since. JCPenney began in 1902 as the Golden Rule store in Kemmerer, Wyoming, and has employed some of the retail industry’s most innovative and passionate store leaders throughout its 117-year history.

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J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP), one of the nation’s largest apparel and home retailers, combines an expansive footprint of over 860 stores across the United States and Puerto Rico with a powerful e-commerce site,, to deliver style and value for all hard-working American families. At every touchpoint, customers will discover stylish merchandise at incredible value from an extensive portfolio of private, exclusive and national brands. Reinforcing this shopping experience is the customer service and warrior spirit of approximately 98,000 associates across the globe, all driving toward the Company's mission to help customers find what they love for less time, money and effort. For additional information, please visit

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