Bassett Furniture Industries, a furniture manufacturer and retailer, announced that John R. Belk was elected as a member of its board of directors.
Bassett Furniture appoints John R. Belk to boardStaff Writer | Bassett, Va., USA | Monday July 18, 2016 5:27AM ET
READ MOREMr. Belk joined Belk in 1983 and served as President and Chief Operating Officer from May 2004 to January 2016 and as a director from 1998 to 2015. He now serves as a Director of Belk/Sycamore and as the Vice Chair of The Belk Foundation.
From 1997 to 2014, Mr. Belk was a director of Harris Teeter Supermarkets, Inc. (formerly Ruddick Corporation). He was a director of Bank of America from 2004 to 2007, and was a director of Alltel Corporation from 1996 to 2007. ■