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Former Williams-Sonoma President Badovinus Named Nambe President, CEO

Thursday April 3rd, 2014 - 12:34PM

Wayne Badovinus.

Nambé has appointed board member Wayne Badovinus as its president and CEO.

“We are thrilled to have Wayne lead Nambé. Along with Wayne's business experience, he has a deep understanding of the Nambé brand and a passion for great design,” said Dan Hillenbrand, Nambé's chairman of the board.

Badovinus was the first CEO at Design Within Reach. He oversaw the modern design retailer for six years. He is also the former president and COO of Williams-Sonoma and former president and CEO of Eddie Bauer.

“It is seldom the opportunity presents itself to work with a brand with design credibility like Nambé,” said Badovinus.