Brian Cornell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Target Corporation.
Anjali Sundaram | CNBC
An event featuring Target CEO Brian Cornell has been postponed as the nation awaits the jury’s verdict in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin.
The big-box retailer is one of the largest corporations in Minneapolis, the city where George Floyd was killed and where the trial is taking place.
Cornell was scheduled to speak at 5:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday at a virtual event hosted by the Economic Club of Chicago. According to the event’s description, Cornell planned to talk about the changing retail landscape and the company’s commitment to Chicago.
Lisa Emerick, vice…