NEW YORK, Aug 24 (Reuters) - Pirate Capital LLC, an activist hedge fund that holds a 9.8 percent stake in Pep Boys- Manny, Moe & Jack Inc. , on Thursday said it plans to nominate the founder of the fund to the board of the auto parts retailer, according to a regulatory filing. Pirate said it plans to nominate Thomas Hudson Jr., founder of Pirate Capital, to the Pep Boys board at its annual meeting on Oct. 19, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. ...
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