The Container Store said that Walter Robb will step down from the company’s board of directors, effective December 31, 2020, in order to focus on other business endeavors.
Robb stated, “The Container Store has a unique culture, and holds a special place in the retail world. It has been an honor to serve as a director for the last seven years, and I look forward to watching the company continue to grow.”
Melissa Reiff, chairwoman and CEO, The Container Store, said, “Walter has been a valued partner on our board of directors since The Container Store went public in 2013. We would like to thank Walter for his many contributions to the company during his tenure, and wish him all the best in his future endeavors.”
Reiff added, “While we won’t immediately replace this seat on our board, when we do commence a search, we intend to seek a diverse candidate that can offer a depth of experience and valuable perspective that will enhance the contributions made by our current directors.”