News Release

Christopher & Banks Corporation Names Rachel Endrizzi Chief Marketing Officer

June 17, 2019 at 6:30 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 17, 2019-- Christopher & Banks Corporation (OTC: CBKC), a specialty women’s apparel retailer, today announced that Rachel Endrizzi will be joining the Company as Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer, effective June 19, 2019.

“Rachel is a seasoned marketing executive with extensive experience in brand positioning and development, CRM, and loyalty as well as mobile and digital marketing,” said Keri L. Jones, President & CEO of the Company. “We are excited to have Rachel join our team given her outstanding leadership capabilities and her proven track record of driving traffic and customer engagement.”

Ms. Endrizzi joins Christopher & Banks following fifteen (15) years at Regis Corporation (“Regis”), where she most recently served as Chief Marketing Officer overseeing the integrated marketing, brand management and communications strategy for Regis. Regis is a leader in beauty salons and cosmetology education, and as of March 31, 2019 it franchised, owned or held ownership interests in 7,838 worldwide locations.

Ms. Endrizzi has more than 20 years of experience in marketing, advising well-known brands such as Polaris, Tresemme/Alberto-Culver and Famous Footwear.

About Christopher & Banks

Christopher & Banks Corporation is a Minneapolis-based national specialty retailer featuring exclusively designed privately branded women’s apparel and accessories. As of June 17, 2019, the Company operates 456 stores in 44 states consisting of 313 MPW stores, 80 Outlet stores, 33 Christopher & Banks stores, and 30 stores in its women’s plus size clothing division CJ Banks. The Company also operates the eCommerce website.

Keywords: Christopher & Banks, CJ Banks, Women’s Clothing, Plus Size Clothing, Petites, Extended Sizes, Outfits.

Forward-Looking Statements

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Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from estimates or projections contained in the forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, those factors described in Item 1A, “Risk Factors” and in the “Forward-Looking Statements” disclosure in Item 7 “Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations” of our latest annual report on Form 10-K and in our subsequent Form 10-Q Report.All forward-looking statements that are made or attributable to us are expressly qualified in their entirety by this cautionary notice.The Company does not undertake to publicly update or revise its forward-looking statements even if experience or future changes make it clear that projected results expressed or implied in such statements will not be realized.

Source: Christopher & Banks Corporation

Keri Jones
President and Chief Executive Officer
(763) 551-5000

Jean Fontana
ICR, Inc.
(646) 277-1214