Williams Sonoma has elected three executives to its board of directors.
Grace Puma has served as the svp/chief supply officer of PepsiCo, Inc. since 2015. Previously, Puma was svp/chief procurement officer of United Airlines from 2007 to 2010.
Christiana Smith Shi is the founder and principal of Lovejoy Advisors, an advisory services firm for digitally transforming consumer and retail businesses. Previously, Shi served as president of Nike Inc.’s direct to consumer business from 2013 to 2016.
Frits van Paasschen currently serves as the chairman of Apollo Hotels. Van Paasschen served as president and CEO of Starwood Hotels and Resorts from 2007 to 2015.
“We are delighted to have Grace, Christiana and Frits join our board,” said Adrian Bellamy, chairman of the board of directors of Williams Sonoma. “They each bring a wealth of experience across global retail and operations that we believe will be instrumental in guiding our continued success.”