FORT WAYNE – Patricia R. Miller, co-founder of Vera Bradley Inc., has announced she is retiring from the business. Miller and Barbara Bradley Baekgaard founded the business more than 30 years ago.
Miller will continue to be a member of the board of directors.
“Vera Bradley is a thriving enterprise today because of a friendship that spans several decades. Pat’s business skills paired with Barb’s creative talents were the perfect combination to successfully launch this company in 1982,” said CEO Mike Ray.