The Nordy Pod
Hi, I’m Pete Nordstrom, and I'm the host of The Nordy Pod, a new podcast coming to you from the 6th floor of Nordstrom corporate headquarters in Seattle, Washington. In addition to hosting this podcast, I also happen to be the president of Nordstrom. And along with my brother Erik, CEO, and my cousin Jamie, President of Stores, we're the fourth-generation stewards of this business started by my great grandfather in 1901. My Nordstrom journey began when I was 12 years old with my first job working in the stockroom. And along the way, I’ve met so many incredible people, from...
Pamela N. Danziger • Forbes • Feb 3, 2022
"In this day when customers are looking for transparency from the brands they choose to do business with, but too often finding opacity, Nordstrom and his Nordy Pod is a refreshing respite. For a family that is notoriously reticent in personally promoting their business, Pete Nordstrom is approaching this effort in a deeply personal way, powered by his innate curiosity about people, especially the ones that he and his company serves. The Nordy Pod is personal and intimate. It’s not just some over-produced marketing vehicle to drive people to the store, though it will do that. It is refreshing in its simplicity and authenticity."
Kate Neidigh • Seattle Refined • Feb 2, 2022
"It really feels like you’re getting an inside look into Nordstrom and the ever-changing retail industry in general. The Nordstrom family has historically been very private, so getting a rare peek behind the curtain into the inner workings of Nordstrom feels extra special. Overall, I enjoyed this podcast! Living in Seattle and being a longtime customer helps. "
Zoe Sayler • Seattle Met • Feb 2, 2022
"It’s far from the first brand-centric podcast. But The Nordy Pod’s not just selling designer coats and Jeffrey Campbell shoes. Pete plays a pretty endearing host. If you’ve ever wondered what happens in Nordstrom’s hallowed (and, as the first episode reveals, surprisingly echo-y) halls, press play."