JONES BOARD: Jones Apparel Group Inc. has elected Robert L. Mettler and Margaret H. Georgiadis to its board, expanding the number of board members to 10. Mettler retired from Macy’s Inc. last month, where he served for the past year as president for special projects, and before that, chairman and chief executive officer of Macy’s West. Georgiadis, a principal at Chicago-based investment firm Synetro Capital LLC, was most recently chief marketing officer and executive vice president of card products and an executive committee member of Discover Financial Services. Prior to joining Discover in 2004, she was a partner at McKinsey & Co. in the London and Chicago offices and cofounded the customer acquisition and management and retail marketing practices.
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