Tuesday Morning (NASDAQ:TUES) announced the appointment of Jim Wade, a member of the board of directors and finance committee for Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP), to an independent position with the company's board of directors, in addition to the audit committee, according to a company statement.
Wade has 35 years of retail experience. He joined Advance Auto Parts in 1994 as treasurer and retired as president in 2011. He also sits on the board of directors and audit committee for Lumber Liquidators (NYSE:LL), the largest specialty retailer of hardwood flooring in North America.
"We welcome Jim to the Tuesday Morning board of directors, where his retail, logistics and operational experience will be highly complementary to the board's ongoing work," said Steven Becker, chairman of the board. "In particular, his integral role establishing Advance Auto Parts as a leading customer service-focused organization carries important lessons for Tuesday Morning, and we look forward to benefiting from his expertise." Press Release