Stacy Brown-Philpot, CEO of freelance job site TaskRabbit, has been appointed to the board of luxury retail giant Nordstrom. Her online experience at TaskRabbit, which matches home cleaners and handymen with consumers, could be helpful to the retailer as it looks to continue to improve its web experience.
Brown-Philpot was named TaskRabbit’s CEO in 2015 after serving as the company’s chief operating officer. Previously, she spent nearly a decade heading global operations for some of Google’s most widely used services, including search. She also oversaw online sales and operations for Google India.