J.C. Penney Elects Ginsberg To Board

J.C. Penney Company has elected Mandy Ginsberg to its board of directors. Ginsberg is the chief executive officer of The Princeton Review, a leading test preparation company, and Tutor.com, an Internet-based tutoring company that provides live, on-demand learning solutions for students and professionals.

Prior to leading The Princeton Review and Tutor.com, Ginsberg held the position of chief executive officer for Match.com, a global online dating service.

“J.C. Penney is a leader in omnichannel retail, and understands the importance of adapting the shopping experience to cater to today’s digitally savvy customer,” said Thomas Engibous, chairman of the J.C. Penney board of directors. “Mandy’s strong industry expertise and vast knowledge of online customer engagement make her an ideal addition to the board.”

Ginsberg added, “I am honored and excited to join the J.C. Penney board of directors. The company has a strong legacy of e-commerce, and continues to discover new and unique ways of connecting customers with its stores and online presence— particularly among Millennials, whose purchasing power is largely influenced by their use of various devices across multiple shopping channels. I am delighted to be part of the company’s ongoing evolution.”