Caleres appoints two to board
Wenda Harris Millard is vice chairman of MediaLink, a strategic advisory firm.
She served as co-CEO and president of Martha Stewart Living OmniMedia, where her responsibilities included oversight of the media business including publishing, internet and broadcasting.
Ms. Millard was chief sales officer at Yahoo and served on the founding executive team of DoubleClick, and was also SVP and publisher of Family Circle and EVP-group publisher for Adweek, Mediaweek and Brandweek magazines.
She is past chairman of the Interactive Advertising Bureau, former president of the Advertising Club of New York and has served on the boards of the Advertising Council and American Advertising Federation.
Ms. Millard has a bachelor’s degree from Trinity College and a master’s degree in business from Harvard University.
Brenda Freeman is currently the Chief Marketing Officer for MagicLeap, a technology company that is developing a Mixed Reality computing platform.
Prior to her current role, Ms. Freeman was CMO for the National Geographic Channels where she oversaw brand development, multi-platform creative architecture and consumer communication.
Ms. Freeman was also global head of television marketing for Dreamworks, CMO of Cartoon Network at Turner Broadcasting and SVP for Nickelodeon integrated marketing and partnerships at Viacom.
Early in her career, she held consumer marketing and product development positions for Frito-Lay and Pepsi-Cola, both divisions of PepsiCo.
Ms. Freeman currently serves on the board of Herman Miller, the furniture design company. She previously sat on the board of Under Armour.
She has both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Maryland.