2014 BOARD OF GOVERNORS’ AWARD
Vice Chair, World of Children Board of Governors
Former President & CMO, Neiman Marcus
Jim Gold is the former president and chief merchandising officer for Neiman Marcus. For over a century, the company has been known for its dedication to customer service, style and luxury. A commitment to civic involvement and philanthropy are long-held corporate values, and Jim’s generosity of spirit exemplifies this philosophy.
Jim’s vision, leadership, warmth and integrity have helped make him a beloved member of the international fashion community. He maintains a strong commitment to community service. He currently serves as the vice chair for World of Children’s Board of Governors and is on the board of the Dallas Museum of Art. He credits his professional success and philanthropic involvement to his values instilled in him by his parents who made sure that, in addition to work, his priorities remained his family and making the world a better place for those less fortunate. Jim has been involved with World of Children since 2007 and has been a passionate advocate for the organization’s mission of improving the lives of vulnerable children.