People: Overstock.com Inc (OSTK.A)
19 Jul 2019
Ms. Allison H. Abraham is Independent Chairwoman of the Board of the Company. Ms. Abraham was appointed chair of Overstock’s Board of Directors in 2017 and has served as a director of Overstock since March 2002. Ms. Abraham is the Founder and, for more than the last five years, has been the President and Director of The Newton School, a private, non-profit K-8 school located in Sterling, Virginia. Ms. Abraham managed her own consulting business from October 2001 to November 2008. Previously, Ms. Abraham served as President and as a director of LifeMinders, Inc. Prior to joining LifeMinders, Ms. Abraham served as Chief Operating Officer of iVillage Inc. and was President, Chief Operating Officer and a Director of Shoppers Express. From 1992 to 1996, Ms. Abraham held several marketing and management positions at Ameritech Corporation. She was employed at American Express Travel Related Services in New York City for four years prior to this time. Ms. Abraham holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from Tufts University and a Master’s Degree of Business Administration from the Darden School at the University of Virginia. The specific experience, qualifications, attributes or skills that led the Board to conclude that Ms. Abraham should serve as a director in light of our business and structure were Ms. Abraham’s substantial marketing experience and experience running online marketing companies, including her marketing experience with American Express Travel Related Services, her marketing and management positions with Ameritech Corporation, her experience as Vice President of Sales and Marketing and subsequently as President, Chief Operating Officer and a director of Shoppers Express, her experience as Chief Operating Officer of iVillage Inc. and her experience as President and as a director of LifeMinders, Inc.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||150,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||245,585|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||395,585|