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Gregg Steinhafel - Chairman, President & CEO Target Corporation

Gregg Steinhafel is chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer of Target Corporation. Target, a Minneapolis-based discount retailer with more than $70 billion in annual revenues, serves guests at 1,778 retail stores in 49 states nationwide, online at, and by offering credit to qualified guests through branded proprietary credit and debit cards. Steinhafel was named president of Target in 1999 after 20 years with the company in which he held numerous merchandising and operating positions. As president, Steinhafel had companywide responsibility for merchandising, stores, global sourcing, product design and development, presentation, supply chain and Steinhafel was named to the board of directors in 2007, became president and chief executive officer in May 2008, and was appointed chairman of the board of directors in January 2009. Steinhafel has been instrumental in developing and promoting Target's unique corporate culture, in which 365,000 talented and diverse team members collaborate and innovate to make Target a fun and convenient shopping experience, providing access to highly differentiated products at affordable prices and sustaining the company's legacy of giving and service. Since 1946, the corporation has given 5 percent of its income to non-profit organizations that support the communities where Target does business. Today, that giving equals more than $4 million a week. In 2012, Ethisphere Institute ranked Target one of the "World's Most Ethical Companies" for the sixth year in a row, and Forbes magazine and the Reputation Institute named Target one of the "World's Most Reputable Companies." In addition to serving on Target's board, Steinhafel also serves on the boards of The Toro Company and TreeHouse, a Minnesota-based non-profit organization. He is a member of the Business Roundtable, Business Council and the Minnesota Business Partnership. In 2010, he was appointed to the Council for the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. In 2012, Steinhafel began a two-year term as chairman of the board for the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA). Steinhafel was born in Milwaukee, Wis. He graduated from Carroll University in 1977, and in 1979 he earned a masters of business administration degree from Northwestern University's Kellogg Graduate School of Management. Steinhafel is married and has three children.

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Gregg W. Steinhafel, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Gregg W. Steinhafel has been the President of Target Corp since August 1999, its Chief Executive Officer since May 01, 2008 and Chairman of the Board since February 2009. Mr. Steinhafel serves as Chief Executive Officer of Target Stores, Inc., a subsidiary of Target Corp. He joined Target in 1979. He served as President of Target Stores, Inc. since August 1999. He served as Executive Vice President of Merchandising at Target Stores from July 1994 to August 1999. He served as the President of Target Stores, a Division of Target Corp., Minneapolis, Minnesota (retailing) since August 1999. He serves as Vice Chairman and Director of The Retail Industry Leaders Association. He has been Director of Target Corp., since January 10, 2007 and Toro Co., since 1999. He serves as a Member of the Council at National Museum of African American History and Culture. Mr. Steinhafel is a graduate of Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management and also graduated from Carroll College in Waukesha, Wisconsin.
John J. Mulligan, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
John J Mulligan is chief financial officer and executive vice president for Target, the second largest general merchandise retailer in the U.S. His responsibilities include treasury, internal and external financial reporting, financial planning and analysis, financial operations, tax, assurance, investor relations and flight services.
Mulligan joined Target in 1996 as a financial analyst, and during his tenure has held key leadership positions in Finance, and Human Resources.
In 2003, he was promoted to director, Finance, and in 2005 was named director, Capital Investments. Mulligan was promoted to vice president, Financial Planning and Analysis, in 2006, and was named vice president, Pay and Benefits, in 2007. In 2010, he was named senior vice president, Treasury and Accounting, leading accounting and financial operations, including India, in addition to all Treasury functions.
In addition to his Target responsibilities, Mulligan also serves on the Finance Committee for Habitat for Humanity, and the University of Wisconsin Business School Dean’s Advisory Board.
Mulligan graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1988, and in 1996 he earned a masters of business administration degree from the University of Minnesota.
Timothy R. Baer, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretar
Tim is executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary for Target. His areas of responsibility include the law department, government affairs, assets protection, and Target Brands, Inc., the corporation’s brand management and compliance subsidiary. His past responsibilities have also included media relations and corporate risk and responsibility.
In 1994, Tim joined Target as assistant general counsel and was promoted to general counsel in 2004.
Tim is a member of the Minnesota State Bar Association and the American Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals. He is currently a member of the University of Minnesota’s Lillehai Heart Institute’s Advisory Committee and he is a frequent participant in programs at the University of Minnesota Law School, including its Corporate Institute. He has also served as a board member of Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis and he was a member of the board of governors of Twin Cities Diversity in Practice, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, and the University of St. Thomas School of Law.
Tim graduated from Princeton University with a degree in Economics and from the University of Minnesota Law School.

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