– After positions at Nordstrom, Starbucks and Nike, Courtney Kissler is now CTO and Senior Vice President for Technology at online retailer Zulily in Seattle.
Kissler was most recently VP of Nike Global Technology, helping manage the sports giant’s inventory and fulfillment systems. She was Vice President of Retail Technology at Starbucks for 18 months and previously spent 14 years at Nordstrom where she held various technical leadership positions.
Kissler will now oversee the operations of another retail giant in Zulily, which was taken over by QVC parent Qurate in 2015. Zulily saw sales jump 4% to $ 1.6 billion last year and almost broke even after a loss of $ 1 billion in 2019.
Tech industry vets Darrell Cavens and Mark Vadon started Zulily in 2009 and found success with a daily specials website selling products for mothers and children. The company has expanded its product range by …