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Costco co-founder and chairman has died

The Seattle Times 08/02/2017

Jeff Brotman, chairman of Costco since 1994, has died at age 74. Mr. Brotman who co-founded the warehouse club chain in 1983 with Jim Sinegal, former Costco CEO, died in his sleep, according to his brother Michel Brotman. The company has not said who would succeed Mr. Brotman as chairman.

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