Denny’s appoints Brenda J. Lauderback as board chair
Ms. Lauderback has held leadership positions in the footwear, apparel, and retail industries. Her experience includes both brand marketing and international operations.
Ms. Lauderback has more than 25 years of experience in the retail industry and more than 35 collective years of experience on public company boards, including serving on audit, compensation and governance committees.
From 1995 until her retirement in 1998, Ms. Lauderback was president of the Wholesale and Retail Group of Nine West Group.
Ms. Lauderback previously was the President of the Wholesale Division of U.S. Shoe Corporation, a footwear manufacturer and distributor and was a Vice President/General Merchandise Manager of Dayton Hudson Corporation, a retailer. She is a director of Wolverine Worldwide, Inc. and Select Comfort Corporation.
Within the last five years, Ms. Lauderback also served as a director of Big Lots, Inc. She is a National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Board Leadership Fellow and received her Bachelor of Science degree from Robert Morris University in 1972.