New members Jim Donald, Co-Chairman and former Chief Executive Officer of Albertsons Companies and Mark J. Tritton, President and Chief Executive Officer of Bed Bath & Beyond offer vast experience in the retail sector.
Donald has more than 45 years of experience in retail, food and hospitality industries which began at Publix Supermarkets. Tritton previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer at Target and in 2009 served as President of Nordstrom Product Group, where business nearly doubled due to his leadership.
“We’re pleased to welcome both Jim and Mark to the Nordstrom board of directors. Their wealth of knowledge and experience in the retail sector will be invaluable as we look toward the future and how we can continue to evolve and improve the customer experience,” Nordstrom Chairman Brad Smith said in a statement.
About Nordstrom Inc.
Nordstrom Inc. is a leading fashion retailer based in the U.S. Founded in 1901 as a shoe store in Seattle, today Nordstrom operates 380 stores in 40 states, including 116 full-line stores in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico; 248 Nordstrom Rack stores; three Jeffrey boutiques; two clearance stores; six Trunk Club clubhouses; and five Nordstrom Local service hubs. Additionally, customers are served online through Nordstrom.com, Nordstromrack.com, HauteLook.com and TrunkClub.com. Nordstrom, Inc.’s common stock is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol JWN.