Herb Douglas

Current City: Delray Beach, FL

EXPERT IN MERCHANDISING, CLOTHING AND HOME FURNISHING. STARTUP COMPANY PROFESSIONAL. 37 YEAR CAREER IN THE DEPARTMENT STORE AND DISCOUNT STORE BUSINESS. BEGINNING AS A MERCHANDISING TRAINEE AT ABRAHAM AND STRAUS, A DIVISION OF FEDERATED DEPARTMENT STORES, THEN HOLDING SENIOR EXECUTIVE POSITIONS AT MEIER AND FRANK, A DIVISION OF MAY COMPANY STORES, AND BRADLEES STORES, AN UPSCALE DISCOUNT DEPARTMENT STORE. FINALLY, CAPPING THIS CAREER FIRST AS PRESIDENT AND CEO OF JAMESWAY STORES AND THEN PRESIDENT AND CEO OF WEINERS STORES. BROUGHT BOTH COMPANIES OUT OF BANKRUPTCY AS NEW COMPANIES ON THE NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE. DURING THE LAST THIRTEEN YEARS AS AN EQUITY MEMBER OF ADDISON RESERVE COUNTRY CLUB, A VERY UPSCALE COMMUNITY IN THE DELRAY, BOCA AREA OF FLORIDA HE SERVED AS CHAIRMAN OF THE GOLF COMMITTEE, MEMBER OF THE FINANCE COMMITTEE, MEMBER OF THE SECURITY COMMITTEE, PRESIDENT OF THE BOARD OF THE VILLAGE OF SARIMENTO AND A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF SARIMENTO.

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Education

LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT WHARTON SCHOOL SENIOR MANAGEMENT STUDIES HARVARD BUSINESS SCHOOL MANAGEMENT STUDIES

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