board of directors

Retail
Dollar Tree Adds Independent Director To Board

Dollar Tree has appointed Thomas Dickson as a new independent director to the company’s board, effective January 1, 2019. Dickson’s appointment is to fill the vacancy created by the previously announced retirement of Mary Anne Citrino as a director.

Retail
BJ’s Wholesale Club Taps Werthauser For Board

BJ’s Wholesale Club has appointed Judy Werthauser, evp/chief people officer, Domino’s Pizza, to the company’s board of directors, effective immediately.

Retail
CVS Acquisition Of Aetna Moves Forward

As CVS reported that the U.S. Department of Justice will allow it to proceed with its pending acquisition of Aetna, the company also added new board directors and management in anticipation of the merger closing. 

Appliances
Newell, Starboard Reach Agreement

The proxy fight between Newell Brands and Starboard Value LP appears to be over as the two parties have reached an agreement that includes the appointment of new members to Newell’s board of directors.