Academy Sports activities + Outdoor Appoints Theresa E. Palermo to its Board of Administrators

Revealed: Jul. 21, 2022 at 6:20 AM MST

KATY, Texas, July 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Academy Sports activities and Outdoor, Inc. (“Academy” or the “Firm”) (Nasdaq: ASO) introduced at present, efficient instantly, the appointment of Theresa E. Palermo to its Board of Administrators (the “Board”) and Nominating and Governance Committee. With this alteration, Academy’s Board now contains 9 administrators.

“Theresa is an skilled advertising and marketing and eCommerce retail government with a monitor document of driving gross sales and visitors for each vertical and nationwide manufacturers who shall be extremely useful to Academy and our Board as we enter an incredible development section,” stated Ken C. Hicks, Academy Chairman, President and Chief Govt Officer. “Ms. Palermo’s ardour for the Academy model, alongside along with her spectacular background targeted on the omnichannel buyer expertise throughout all contact factors, will profit Academy as we additional improve our focused advertising and marketing efforts, develop our eCommerce enterprise, and develop our retailer base.”

Palermo has over 20 years of selling expertise with retail firms along with retail digital and eCommerce expertise. Ms. Palermo has served as Senior Vice President, Related Commerce and Advertising and marketing at Signet Jewelers Restricted, since October 2019. Ms. Palermo additionally served as Senior Vice President, Advertising and marketing of Neiman Marcus Group, Inc. from August 2017 till October 2019. Ms. Palermo has additionally served as Govt Vice President and Chief Advertising and marketing Officer of Vera Bradley Inc. from April 2015 till August 2017. Ms. Palermo held different senior positions and roles at Fossil Group Inc., Collective Manufacturers, Inc., The Timberland Firm, Polaroid Company, and United Communications Group Restricted.  She is a graduate of Auburn College with a Bachelor of Science in Advertising and marketing and earned a Grasp of Enterprise Administration from Simmons College.

About Academy Sports activities + Outdoor

Academy is a number one full-line sporting items and out of doors recreation retailer in america. Initially based in 1938 as a household enterprise in Texas, Academy has grown to 260 shops throughout 16 states. Academy’s mission is to offer “Enjoyable for All”, and Academy fulfills this mission with a localized merchandising technique and worth proposition that strongly connects with a broad vary of shoppers. Academy’s product assortment focuses on key classes of outside, attire, footwear and sports activities & recreation by means of each main nationwide manufacturers and a portfolio of personal label manufacturers. For extra info, go to academy.com.

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