The board of directors of The Gymboree Corporation (Nasdaq: GYMB) appointed John Pound, who is a principal in Integrity Partners of Boston, as a director of the company.Mr Pound fills the seat left vacant by the resignation of Deborah Sorondo. "John makes a strong addition to our board. He is an experienced retail investor and consultant, and we will benefit from the strategic insight he brings to Gymboree," said Stuart Moldaw, Gymboree's chairman and chief executive officer.