Men's Wearhouse names Nichols to board

January 21, 2011 5:00:02 AM PST
The Men's Wearhouse Inc. said Friday it elected former Victoria's Secret Stores CEO Grace Nichols to its board of directors effective Jan. 30. Nichols will be the ninth member of the company's board. She worked at Limited Brands for 20 years, Men's Wearhouse said, and was CEO of Victoria's Secret Stores from 1992 to 2007. Nichols is also on the boards of teen retailer Pacific Sunwear of California Inc. and women's clothing chain New York & Co.

Men's Wearhouse runs 1,213 stores under the Men's Wearhouse, Moores and K&G names.