Comments for: Leon Gorman, L.L. Bean’s leader for 45 years, steps down as chairman

Posted May 20, 2013, at 2:27 p.m.
Last modified May 20, 2013, at 2:58 p.m.

FREEPORT | L.L. Bean announced on Monday that Leon Gorman, who has led the iconic Maine retailer in various roles for roughly 45 years, has stepped down as chairman of the company’s board and handed the reins to his nephew. Shawn Gorman, 47, a great-grandson of the company’s founder, …

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