Even in life after the WNBA, business still is .. well, busy for one of the W’s former commissioners…er…league presidents.
Laurel Richie, who was the WNBA’s president from 2011-15 recently was announced as a member of the Board of Directors of Hasbro.
Prior to ascending to the W’s ranks, she was the chief marketing officer for the Girl Scouts. She was succeeded as WNBA league president by Lisa Borders.
Laurel is a highly accomplished executive whose extraordinary marketing and brand management skills, combined with her deep passion for diversity and inclusion, make her a tremendous addition to Hasbro’s Board of Directors.
–Brian Goldner, chairman/chief executive officer, Hasbro
Richie also recently made Ebony Magazine’s Power 100 List.