Costco’s Jim Sinegal receives National Retail Federation Gold Award
February 11, 2014
The National Retail Federation recently awarded Jim Sinegal, Costco co-founder and board member, its 2014 Gold Medal Award.
“Jim was an obvious choice for NRF’s Gold Award, given his commitment to the industry and Costco, and dedication to creating such a well-respected culture throughout the organization he helped build,” NRF President and CEO Matthew Shay said in a news release.
Sinegal will receive the award during Retail’s BIG Show Jan. 13-15 in New York City.
As co-founder of Costco, Sinegal served as president and chief executive officer of from its inception in 1983 until 2012 and remains on Costco’s board of directors.