|Burton M. Tansky|
Burton M. Tansky
Burton M. Tansky is a luxury retail veteran and the Non-Executive Chairman of The Neiman Marcus Group Inc., a position he has held since October 6, 2010 when he stepped down as the company’s Chief Executive Officer. He was Chief Executive Officer and President of The Neiman Marcus Group Inc. from May 2004 to October 2010. Mr. Tansky served in several executive roles at Neiman Marcus and served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bergdorf Goodman from 1990 to 1994. He was previously President of Saks Fifth Avenue.
Mr. Tansky is a Director of Phoenix House Foundation Inc. Tansky served as a Director of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. from October 2003 to April 27, 2010. He has been honored by the French Government with an appointment as Chevalier (Knight) de la Légion d'Honneur for his promotion of French-made merchandise in America.