Table: ...The Family Looks for a Reversal of Fortune
Chairman, 67. Grandson of founder John W. Nordstrom. He helped oust Mark Whitacre, the only non-Nordstrom to run the chain.
President, 40. Son of Bruce, he has overall responsibility for reviving the retailer. The family controls about one-third of the stock.
Executive Vice-President, 39. Brother of Blake, he has direct responsibility for merchandise.