Ollie?s Bargain Outlet Holdings, Inc. announced the appointment of Mary Baglivo as a member of its Board of Directors and as a member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. Ms. Baglivo is an independent director under applicable SEC and NASDAQ rules. Mary Baglivo is an experienced Chief Executive and Chief Marketing Officer, with deep expertise in brand strategy, marketing, advertising, strategic communications, and general business operations.
She has held roles as Chief Executive Officer of global advertising agencies, Saatchi & Saatchi, Arnold Worldwide, Panoramic Marketing, and Euro RSCG. Her experience also includes higher education leadership positions, including Chief Marketing Officer Roles at Northwestern, Rutgers, and Pace Universities. Mary has experience serving on both public and private boards.
She currently serves as an independent director for Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. and Urban Edge Properties and has previously served on the boards of PVH Corp., Ruth?s Hospitality Group, Verve Mobile and Baby Jogger. Ms. Baglivo received a BA in English from Rutgers and MS in Communications and Integrated Marketing from Northwestern University. Ms. Baglivo's appointment to the Board of Directors expands the number of board members to nine from eight.
The appointment was effective as of November 30, 2023, and she will stand for election to the Board of Directors at the Company's 2024 annual meeting of stockholders.