For Target: Solomon Trujillo, CEO, Telstra Corp., an Australian telecommunications company. Prior to that he was CEO of US West and Orange, both telecommunications companies. Target says he helps with the company's technology strategy.
VS: Michael Ashner, CEO, Winthrop Realty Trust (far right). Real-estate expert who currently runs a REIT and also heads a real-estate investment bank, Exeter Capital. Calls Ackman's real estate plan "intriguing." Says he has started shopping at Target.