Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) announced today that Kenneth Salazar, former U.S. Secretary of the Interior and U.S. Senator from Colorado, has been added to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Mr. Salazar recently joined the WilmerHale law firm and will open its Denver office.
“We’re very pleased to welcome Ken to our Board,” said Gregg Steinhafel, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Target Corporation. “As an experienced public policy official and a highly-skilled lawyer, Ken brings a unique background and perspective to Target that will be invaluable as we continue to explore and seize new opportunities to drive profitable growth in this rapidly-changing environment.”
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