Advisor : Kathy Doyle Thomas

Executive Vice President, Half Price Books

Thomas joined Half Price Books in 1989. Her responsibilities include developing national marketing efforts, as well as overseeing all real estate purchases, store expansion criteria and site selection. She also heads the company’s website divisions and ecommerce. She is president of Half Price BooksCommunity Services, a 501(c)(3) organization that supports community programs. Thomas currently serves on the Global Retail Marketing Association board and is a member of NRF’s Integrated Mobile Initiative Task Force.