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Karen Etzkorn

Karen
Etzkorn

CIO
HSN, Inc.
As Chief Information Officer for HSN, Inc., Karen Etzkorn oversees all aspects of information technology, providing the vision and direction needed to support the company’s numerous strategic and business objectives.

A highly respected leader within the technology and IT industry for more than 25 years, Karen joined HSNi in January 2013. She is a driving force behind the multi-year systems transformation of core processes and technologies currently under way – which will not only increase efficiency but create a truly seamless integrated experience for customers. Karen also plays an integral role in the ongoing development and execution of a comprehensive technology roadmap across all of HSNi’s digital platforms.

Before joining HSNi, Karen served as Senior Vice President and CIO at Ascena Retail, Inc., where she was credited with integrating the IT functions of three brands and consolidating the company’s data centers. Previously, she was Senior Vice President and CIO at Tween Brands, Inc. and held senior technology positions at retailers such as The Home Depot, Williams-Sonoma, Inc., Gap, Inc., and Limited, Inc.

Karen received her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Ohio State University.

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