Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE:DNB) today announced Sandra E. Peterson, Group World Chairman and Executive Committee Member, Johnson & Johnson, has retired from the company's Board of Directors.

Sandi was appointed to Dun & Bradstreet's Board of Directors in September 2002, and most recently held the positions of Chair of the Innovation & Technology Committee and member of the Compensation & Benefits Committee.

"Sandi has played such an integral role in developing, guiding and supporting Dun & Bradstreet for over a decade," said Chris Coughlin, Chairman of the Board, Dun & Bradstreet. "With her deep knowledge and expertise in growing businesses, along with her strategic thinking, she uncovered new areas of opportunity as the business evolved, and helped set the company on a path to growth. As a friend and colleague, I'm sincerely thankful for her tremendous contributions."

"We are deeply grateful to Sandi for her significant contributions and the energy she brought to Dun & Bradstreet over the last 13 years," said Bob Carrigan, Chief Executive Officer, Dun & Bradstreet. "Sandi has been a terrific advisor and has provided tremendous support to me and my fellow executives, and we wish her every success in her future endeavors."

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