Chris is a seasoned merchandising executive with 18 years of proven results in the retail industry. His experience includes Dayton’s, Hudson’s, and Marshall Field’s, L’Oreal consumer goods, and Target Stores where he most recently served as a Divisional Merchandise Manager. His category expertise and experience is wide with strong concentrations in apparel, cosmetics, toys, consumer electronics, and housewares. He knows what it takes to effectively launch and scale a business in large retail formats. A graduate of the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota, Chris enjoys cooking, sports, the outdoors and spending quality time with his family.