VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU) today announced that Kathryn
Henry has been appointed to the company's Board of Directors, effective
immediately. Ms. Henry's appointment expands lululemon athletica's Board
of Directors to 11 members.
"Kathryn's 20 years of strategic IT and retail experience will add a
valuable perspective to our Board of Directors," said Michael Casey,
Co-Chairman of lululemon athletica. "A long time friend of lululemon,
Kathryn embodies our spirit of community and brings talent, expertise
and energy to the table."
Ms. Henry previously served as Chief Information Officer, Logistics &
Distribution at lululemon athletica from 2010 to 2014. In her role, Ms.
Henry oversaw all global information and technology operations for the
company. Since 2015, Ms. Henry has served as a strategic consultant for
retail and technology companies, in addition to venture capital,
investment and consulting firms seeking executive level guidance.
Prior to joining lululemon in 2010, Ms. Henry worked at Gap, Inc., where
she served as Vice President and Chief Information Officer of
International IT and Gap North America and was responsible for the
systems support of key international growth initiatives. Prior to that,
Ms. Henry was Vice President of Dockers Business Divestiture and Vice
President of Global IT Strategy & Development at Levi Strauss & Co.
Ms. Henry was selected as a Global CIO Top 25 Breakaway Leader in 2013,
and was a member of the National Retail Federation CIO council during
her tenure with lululemon. An avid golfer, Ms. Henry resides in San
Ms. Henry was designated for appointment to the Board of Directors by
Dennis J. Wilson in accordance with the terms of a support agreement
between lululemon athletica, Mr. Wilson and certain entities affiliated
with Advent International in connection with a stock purchase agreement
between Advent and Mr. Wilson, dated August 7, 2014.
About lululemon athletica inc.
lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU) is a yoga-inspired athletic
apparel company with products that create transformational experiences
for people to live happy, healthy, fun lives. Setting the bar in
technical fabrics and functional designs, lululemon works with yogis and
athletes in local communities for continuous research and product
feedback. For more information, visit www.lululemon.com.
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