Chuck Rubin is the former Chair and CEO of Michaels, leading more than 50,000 team members in earning national recognition for customer service and inclusion in the Fortune 500. In just six years under his leadership, the company achieved almost $1 billion in sales growth, a 23% increase. Previously, Rubin served as CEO and President at Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ: ULTA) and its workforce of 14,000, creating a competitive advantage within the cosmetic industry by transforming the customer shopping experience. Rubin was also President, North American Retail at Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) for six years, and a partner at Accenture (NYSE: ACN). He is currently on the board of Ascena Retail.