StockX announced the appointment of its newest board member, Stacy Brown-Philpot. A Detroit native, she is the former COO and CEO of the marketplace TaskRabbit and also serves on the boards of Nordstrom, Noom and HP. She is also a founding member of SoftBank’s Opportunity Fund and a board member for Black Girls Code.

“It is no coincidence that in only five years, StockX has established itself as a leading global marketplace of its kind. The company’s incredible growth is a testament to its disruptive model, exemplary leadership and the team that serves as its foundation,” said Brown-Philpot. “I’m energized to partner with that team as a member of StockX’s Board of Directors. The company is close to home for me, both in its Detroit roots and technology-driven focus, and I am honored to be part of the exciting journey ahead.”

“Stacy’s proven leadership and experience in both technology and consumer marketplaces will bring a new voice and powerful perspective to our board of directors,” said Scott Cutler, CEO, StockX. “Her experience in these areas as well as her passion for creating diverse and inclusive opportunities will help drive both our business and, more importantly, our values forward. We are proud to welcome her to the StockX team.”

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