Seasoned financial leader brings two decades of world-class experience to NBG Home

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 2, 2019 — NBG Home (“NBG” or the “Company”), the largest provider of affordable home décor products, today announced the appointment of Judd Nystrom as Chief Financial Officer. He has spent the last two decades delivering growth and profitability at world-class consumer products-oriented companies.

“I am very excited to welcome Judd to our team,” said Scott Slater, CEO of NBG. “He is a highly-regarded financial executive bringing significant leadership experience in executing corporate strategy, managing financial operations, and driving business performance. He will be a strong asset to our team and a fantastic business partner. I am confident he will help us execute on our long-term plan as we enter the next phase of organizational development and growth.”

Nystrom joins NBG from At Home, The Home Décor Superstore, where he most recently served as Chief Financial Officer, with responsibility for all public company financial and accounting aspects. He was instrumental in leading the transformation of that business into a leading home décor retailer with over $1 billion in sales.

Prior to joining At Home, Nystrom held several leadership roles in finance at companies such as Advance Auto Parts, Best Buy, and Carlson Companies.

“I am thrilled to join NBG Home’s passionate and dedicated team focused on home décor products,” said Mr. Nystrom. “Their deep customer relationships and proven track record of strong customer satisfaction will enable a long runway of tremendous growth. I look forward to partnering with the management team and talented NBG Home team members across the world to drive the next phase of organizational development and growth.” Mr. Nystrom will be based in Austin, Texas at the NBG Home’s world headquarters.

Judd Nystrom received his bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management, has attended Executive Leadership Programs at the Carlson School of Management and University of Chicago, and is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive), Certified Management Accountant, and Certified in Financial Management.

About NBG Home

Headquartered in Austin, Texas, NBG Home is the largest provider of affordable home décor products, including lighting, accent furniture, soft goods, wall décor, frames and other categories marketed under brands such as PinnacleJimcoPattonPlantation Patterns, THRO and its most recent acquisition Quoizel. Through its leading research, innovation and product development capabilities, NBG Home offers trend-right products at affordable price points, and serves a wide variety of retail partners, including mass merchants, specialty stores, discount stores, home centers, warehouse clubs, and internet retailers.