Francesca's appoints Richard Emmett as chair, begins to explore board expansion
Francesca's Holdings announced that its Board of Directors appointed Richard Emmett to replace Richard Kunes as Chair, effective November 1, 2019. Mr. Kunes will continue to serve on the Board of Directors until January 31, 2020 as previously announced, and will continue to serve as chair of the Board until November 1, 2019. Emmett joined the Company's Board in December 2009. The Company also announced that its Board of Directors has begun exploring expansion of the Board, using a search process commenced by its Nominating and Governance Committee in accordance with that Committee's policies and criteria. The possible expansion is subject to identifying additional qualified and experienced candidates.