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Alexis Maybank

Internet Entrepreneur

Ms. Maybank has served on our Board since December 2018. She is an internet entrepreneur and currently serves as the Chair of the Board of Girls Who Code. Ms. Maybank co-founded Project September in 2016 and served as its Chief Executive Officer until December 2017. Prior to co-founding Project September, she co-founded Gilt Groupe and served as its founding Chief Executive Officer from 2007 to 2008 and in several other executive roles, including Chief Strategy Officer, Chief Business Development Officer, Chief Marketing Officer and President of Gilt Home and Kids from 2008 to 2014. Prior to co-founding Gilt Group in 2007, Ms. Maybank was General Manager of eCommerce for AOL Media Networks and served in various senior roles at eBay. Ms. Maybank holds a B.S. from Harvard University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. Our Board believes that Ms. Maybank's experience in e-commerce and scaling rapidly growing technology companies enable her to make valuable contributions to the Board.