Harris Corporation’s CEO Joins Celanese’s Board
Fortune 500 global technology and specialty materials company Celanese Corporation elected William M. Brown to the company’s Board of Directors. Brown, 53, is chairman, president and CEO of Harris Corporation. Before joining Harris, Brown served in a number of executive roles at United Technologies Corporation from 1997 to 2011. Most recently, he led UTC Fire & Security. Brown also separately led the Asia Pacific Region and Transicold division for UTC’s Carrier Corporation subsidiary.
Stanley Black & Decker’s CIO Joins Board of Bakery Foods Company
The board of directors of packaged bakery foods company Flowers Foods elected Rhonda O. Gass, 51, as a new board member. Gass has served as VP and CIO for Stanley Black & Decker since 2012 and was named an executive officer of the company the same year. Gass was previously employed as VP, IT Strategy & Technology by Dell.
Vera Bradley Named Seasoned Retail and Ecommerce Executive as Newest Board Member
Vera Bradley announced that Mary Lou Kelley has joined its Board of Directors. Kelley has extensive e-commerce, marketing, and strategic planning experience and has served as President, E-Commerce for Best Buy since 2014. Prior to joining Best Buy, Kelley served as SVP, E-Commerce for Chico's FAS and held the posts of VP of Retail Real Estate and Marketing and VP of E-Commerce for L.L. Bean. Previously, she also held key marketing positions with Ashford.com and Ben & Jerry's and was an Engagement Manager at McKinsey.
Date Range: November 6th - December 13th