Overstock.com President Stormy Simon began her career during the early years of the online shopping site with an entry-level sales position. Her entrepreneurial spirit and tireless work ethic soon caught the attention of company founder and CEO Patrick M. Byrne, and she was moved into a series of leadership and executive roles throughout the company. Stormy's impressive track record of success as senior executive over several departments, including the customer care, partner care, and marketing divisions, culminated with her first being named co-president of Overstock.com before assuming the sole presidency of the company in 2014.
As president, Stormy has used her forward-thinking instincts along with experience gleamed from her previous roles to inspire Overstock.com to drive innovation in the ever-changing online retail world. Her colleagues know Stormy as a source of knowledge, experience, and revolutionary thinking in online retail, often using her inspirational mantra of "make it happen" to motivate teams throughout the company. Under Stormy's leadership, Overstock.com was named to Forbes' list of Americas 100 Most Trustworthy Companies for the first time in 2014.
Stormy lives on a farm of miniature animals in her rural hometown, just outside of Salt Lake City, Utah.