Todd Noden, EVP, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, Books-A-Million
The Oct. 29 Kiwanis luncheon features a discussion with Todd Noden, EVP, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Books-A-Million. He will share with us how Books-A-Million which was founded in 1917 as a street corner newsstand in Florence, Ala., has grown to become the premier book retailing chain in the Southeastern United States, and the second largest book retailer in the nation. The Birmingham-based company currently operates more than 260 stores in 32 states and the District of Columbia. In addition to its primary retail component, the corporation includes a book wholesale and distribution subsidiary, American Wholesale Book Company, an e-commerce division operating as BOOKSAMILLION.COM, and an internet development and services company, NetCentral, in Nashville, Tennessee.