Content about Marvin S. Traub

July 12, 2012

Marvin S. Traub, Bloomingdale’s president and CEO for 22 years, died Wednesday at age 87.

New York -- Marvin S. Traub, Bloomingdale’s president and CEO for 22 years, died Wednesday at age 87. Traub had suffered from bladder cancer.

Traub is credited with turning the Bloomingdale’s Manhattan flagship – at Lexington and 59th – into a showcase. He started as a merchandising manager in 1962, and was named president in 1969.