Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. announced the appointment of Michael Weiss to the company's Board of Directors.

Mr. Weiss spent 23 years at Limited Brands where he was most recently CEO of Express, a 1,000-store division of Limited Brands. Mr. Weiss left Limited Brands in 2004. Prior to Limited Brands, Mr. Weiss held both manufacturing and retailing positions at Apparel Industries, Casual Corner and Abraham and Straus.

Greg Weaver, executive chairman of Pacific Sunwear, stated, “I am very pleased to have Michael Weiss join our Board of Directors. Michael Weiss is recognized as a leading fashion merchant in the country and will be a great asset to the ongoing aggressive growth plans of our company.” Mr. Weiss' appointment takes the corporation's board to nine.