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Select Comfort elects new board member
May '11
Select Comfort Corporation announced the election of Kathy Nedorostek to the company's Board of Directors at its annual meeting of shareholders held this afternoon in Minneapolis.

Ms. Nedorostek serves as President of the North American Wholesale and Global Licensing divisions of Coach, Inc. (NYSE: COH), a leading marketer of modern classic American accessories. She is responsible for Coach's department and specialty-store businesses throughout North America as well as its worldwide licensed businesses. Prior to joining Coach in 2003, Ms. Nedorostek served as the President and Chief Operating Officer for Natori, Inc., a privately owned intimate apparel company. Ms. Nedorostek also previously served as President of cK Calvin Klein Handbags and Footwear, a division of Nine West, responsible for its retail and wholesale businesses.

"We are extremely pleased to welcome Ms. Nedorostek to our Board," said Jean-Michel Valette, Chairman, Select Comfort Board of Directors. "We will greatly benefit from her exceptional leadership skills and deep experience with premium, iconic brands as we work to achieve the company's long-term goals."

Ms. Nedorostek was identified and nominated by the Board's Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee following a search facilitated by an independent executive search firm.

Shareholders also approved the re-election of Jean-Michel Valette and Michael Peel to three-year terms as directors.

In an advisory "say-on-pay" vote, shareholders approved the company's executive compensation as outlined in the proxy statement. In an advisory vote on the frequency of future "say-on-pay" votes, shareholders voted in favor of annual frequency for future "say-on-pay" votes.

Finally, shareholders ratified the appointment of Deloitte & Touche, L.L.P., as the company's independent accounting firm for the fiscal year ending Jan. 1, 2012.

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