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Nordstrom appoints two new members to board of directors

Christian Fernsby |
Seattle, Wa., USA - Nordstrom announced the appointment of two new members to its board of directors: Jim Donald, co-chairman of Albertsons Companies board of directors and Mark J. Tritton, president and chief executive officer of Bed Bath & Beyond.

Jim Donald's more than 45-year retail career began in Florida with Publix Supermarkets and took him to his most recent role as chief executive officer at Albertsons.

Mr. Donald also served as CEO of Extended Stay America, Inc. where he helped the U.S. hotel chain with a successful $565 million initial public offering in 2013.

Previously Mr. Donald served as CEO of Haggen, Inc. grocery chain and as CEO of Starbucks.

Previously, Mark J. Tritton was the executive vice president and chief merchandising officer of Target where he oversaw all buying, sourcing, product design and development, and visual merchandising and merchandising operations.