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Vicki McWilliams - Executive Vice President of Retail and Business Sales 

Pottery Barn

Vicki McWilliams 210Vicki McWilliams is Executive Vice President of Retail and Business Sales. She is responsible for the leadership of the Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, PBteen, West Elm, and Williams-Sonoma stores, and the Business Sales team. Ms. McWilliams joined Williams-Sonoma, Inc. in July 2007 as Senior Vice President of Pottery Barn brand stores. She was promoted to the position of Executive Vice President in 2010. Throughout her career at Williams-Sonoma, Inc., Ms. McWilliams' transformational leadership of the stores and empowering the store leaders has elevated their performance to best-in-class. In all four brands, her influence can be seen in significantly improved results, customer service and associate morale. Prior to joining the company, Ms. McWilliams most recently served as the Executive Vice President and Regional Manager of Nordstrom. She spent nearly three decades working at Nordstrom's and was awarded the John. W. Nordstrom Award, Nordstrom's highest honor for outstanding achievement. Ms. McWilliams holds a B.A. in Clothing & Textiles and a Minor in Finance from Washington State University.

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