People: Bed Bath & Beyond Inc (BBBY.OQ)
20 May 2019
Mr. Patrick R. Gaston is Independent Chairman of the Board of the company. he was Lead Independent Director of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. He is Chief Executive Officer of Gaston Consulting. His firm focuses on building public/private partnerships that address youth development, education and humanitarian response. He also serves as an adjunct professor of business management at the Community College of Denver. From January 2013 through February 2016, he was President of the Western Union Foundation, which supports economic development, workforce preparedness, education and disaster relief efforts throughout the world. From January to December 2012, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Gastal Networks, LLC, a consulting firm specializing in corporate social responsibility initiatives. From January to December 2011, he served a one-year term as Executive in Residence and Senior Advisor with the Clinton Bush Haiti Fund to support the rebuilding efforts in Haiti. From 2003 and until January 2011, Mr. Gaston was President of the Verizon Foundation. Prior to assuming that position, Mr. Gaston held a variety of management positions at Verizon Communications Inc. and its predecessors since 1984, including positions in operations, marketing, human resources, strategic planning and government relations. He has been a director of the Company since 2007. He currently volunteers as a board member for several non-profit organizations, including the US Chamber of Commerce Foundation, and America’s Charities.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||100,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||81,000|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||181,000|