Andrea M. Weiss
Andrea M. Weiss, age 65, first became one of our directors in 2003. Ms. Weiss has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Retail Consulting, Inc., a retail consulting firm, since October 2002. Prior to that, Ms. Weiss served as President of dELiA*s Corp., a former multichannel retailer to teenage girls and young women, from May 2001 to October 2002. From May 1998 until February 2001, Ms. Weiss served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Store Officer of The Limited, Inc. and Intimate Brands, Inc., units of L Brands, Inc. (formerly Limited Brands, Inc.) (NYSE: LB), a women’s retailer. Ms. Weiss’ prior retail experience also includes positions at The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS), ANN INC., formerly AnnTaylor Stores Corporation (NYSE: ANN), and Guess?, Inc. (NYSE: GES). In January 2014, Ms. Weiss co founded The O Alliance, LLC, a digital and retail consulting network. Ms. Weiss advises a number of digital, technology and startup fashion technology firms as part of The O Alliance, LLC. Ms. Weiss serves on the boards of directors of O’Reilly Automotive, Inc. (Nasdaq: ORLY) and Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (Nasdaq: BBBY) and as a trustee of RPT Realty (NYSE: RPT), a real estate investment trust since 2019. She also serves on the boards of several private ventures and charitable, educational or public service organizations. She previously served on a number of public company boards in the retail space, including Chicos FAS (NYSE: CHS); Nutrisystem, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTRI); The Pep Boys — Manny, Moe & Jack (formerly NYSE: PBY), Brookstone, Inc. (formerly Nasdaq: BKST), GSI Commerce Inc. (formerly Nasdaq: GSIC), Ediets.com, Inc. (formerly Nasdaq: DIET), as well as the boards of various private companies and organizations.