Former Blackwell's boss joins Waterstone's to oversee Ottakar's integration

<p>Former Blackwell's m.d. Dominic Myers has joined Waterstone's as head of strategy and business development. It is believed that he would oversee the integration of Ottakar's, should a renewed HMV bid be successful.</p><p>Myers arrived at Blackwell's in 2002 after spells with Hasbro, Somerfield and M&S. At Blackwell's, he oversaw the introduction of buying and core stock systems, following the Waterstone's model. Despite some success at stemming the chain's losses, he was replaced last July as Toby Blackwell swept out its management team.</p><p>Waterstone's has also appointed a new indepe...

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