On July 12, online jewelry retailer Blue Nile
announced the addition of Chris Bruzzo to its board of directors.
Ned Mansour resigned from the board.
Bruzzo is the senior vice president and
chief marketing officer for Starbucks subsidiary Seattle’s Best Coffee, where since July 2011 he has overseen all global brand strategy, product
innovation and category management, communications, advertising, and digital
Previously, Bruzzo had been the vice president of global advertising and digital marketing at Starbucks
from January 2008 to July 2011. He helped build Starbucks’ online presence
Bruzzo has held various digital positions
at Starbucks since November 2006.