Paper Source CEO joins Express board
The CEO of stationery chain Paper Source is lending her e-commerce expertise to the board at Express.
Express announced that Winnie Park has joined its board as a Class III director. Park has been CEO at Paper Source since September 2015.
“Winnie’s considerable experience supporting globally recognized brands will be an asset to Express,” said David Kornberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of Express. “She joins Express at an exciting time and we look forward to benefiting from her insight and expertise as we continue to transform into a leading omni-channel retailer."
Park is a seasoned business executive, with leadership experience across marketing, e-commerce, merchandising, and strategy at global retail and apparel brands. Prior to joining Paper Source, she held the titles of Executive Vice President, Global Marketing and eCommerce and Global VP, GMM, Merchandising during her nine year tenure at Hong Kong-based luxury retailer, DFS, a division of LVMH. Additionally, Ms. Park served as Senior Director, Women’s Merchandising and Director, Strategy for the Dockers brand at Levi Strauss and Company. Earlier in her career, she worked at McKinsey and Company, focusing on eCommerce, Apparel, and Retail. Ms. Park earned a BA from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University and her MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern.
“I am honored to join the Express Board,” said Park. “Express has been a fashion authority for several decades and I look forward to collaborating with the Board and management team to drive future growth.”
Express operates more than 600 retail and factory outlet stores, located primarily in high-traffic shopping malls, lifestyle centers, and street locations across the United States and Puerto Rico.