ARTHUR C. MARTINEZ
It all came together in 1995 for ARTHUR C. MARTINEZ, CEO of Sears Roebuck and the mastermind of the Big Store's comeback. His drive to renovate dowdy outlets and upgrade women's apparel paid off with big revenue hikes last year as rivals floundered. His risk-taking was duly rewarded. Martinez, 56, was named chairman of the parent in July.
Updated June 14, 1997 by bwwebmaster
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