PITTSBURGH, Sept. 15, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — DICK’S Sporting Products (NYSE: DKS) now declared it has appointed Bob Eddy, the Chairman & Chief Government Officer of BJ’s Wholesale Club, to the firm’s Board of Administrators.
“We are thrilled to welcome Bob to our Board at an interesting time for DICK’S,” claimed Ed Stack, Govt Chairman of DICK’S Sporting Products. “Bob’s decades of retail encounter will be invaluable as DICK’S expands our most recent store ideas, and as we carry on to uncover approaches to innovate and deliver the best achievable expertise for our athletes.”
“DICK’S is a genuine leader in its space, and I am delighted to sign up for the Board as the business is reimagining retail and thinking of new ways to interact with its athletes,” said Eddy. “DICK’S has a exceptional option to further condition the foreseeable future of both retail and athletics, and I glance ahead to doing work closely with the Board and the management workforce as they create price for their shareholders and athletes almost everywhere.”
Eddy has served as President and Main Executive Officer of BJ’s since April 2021. He was appointed Chairman in June 2023 and has served on the firm’s Board of Directors because 2021. Eddy first joined BJ’s in 2007 as Senior Vice President, Finance, was named Govt Vice President and Main Economical Officer in 2011 and became Govt Vice President, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer in 2018.
Prior to joining BJ’s, Eddy worked with retail and consumer products and solutions businesses as a member of the audit and company advisory observe of PwC in Boston and San Francisco.
Eddy serves on the Board of Administrators and Government Committee of the National Retail Federation and the Board of Trustees of The Boston Kid’s Clinic. He