Forrest David Coder
Forrest David Coder, Executive Vice President of Stores
Mr. Coder has served as our Executive Vice President of Stores since January 2017. From the commencement of his employment with us in 2013 through January 2017, Mr. Coder served as our Senior Vice President of Stores in the North East. Prior to joining Burlington, Mr. Coder served as Executive Director at the Princeton Alliance from 2009 to 2013. Prior to joining Princeton Alliance, Mr. Coder served at Linens 'N Things for 20 years, culminating his service in May of 2008 until March 2009 as President and COO. He served as Executive Vice President of Stores & Operations from 2004 to 2008 and Senior Vice President of Stores from 2001 to 2004. From 1989 to 2001, Mr. Coder held various regional positions at Linens 'N Things. Mr. Coder held Store Manager and District positions at Dayton Hudson Corporation from 1985 to 1989, and at Montgomery Wards from 1982 to 1985. Mr. Coder began his career at Federated Department Stores, where he served from 1979 through 1982.