Quimby started out in the credit department of John A. Brown in 1966; she then went to Dillard's and actually tried to retire in 1979. But a manager from Rothschild's called and she was back at it again. She also worked for Foley's department store, which was acquired by Macy's in 2005.
“She's the heart of our department,” Brainard gushed. “She's really and truly one of those special people you don't find very often.”