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Retail alumni are engaged with the Baker Retailing Center throughout their careers.

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Recruiting Tools For
Wharton Undergraduate Alumni

Penn Career Services
As a Wharton Undergraduate alum, you are welcome to use all of the services offered by Penn Career Services, with the exception of OnCampus Recruiting (OCR). Alumni within one year of graduation are eligible for OnCampus Recruiting with special permission from their counselor. 

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Recruiting Tools For
Wharton MBA Alumni

MBA Career Management Recruiting
As a Wharton Undergraduate alum, you are welcome to use all of the services offered by Penn Career Services, with the exception of OnCampus Recruiting (OCR). Alumni within one year of graduation are eligible for OnCampus Recruiting with special permission from their counselor. 

Visit Penn Career Services »

MBA Career Management Recruiting
As a Wharton Undergraduate alum, you are welcome to use all of the services offered by Penn Career Services, with the exception of OnCampus Recruiting (OCR). Alumni within one year of graduation are eligible for OnCampus Recruiting with special permission from their counselor. 

Visit Penn Career Services »

Notable Retail Alumni

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Laura Alber (C90)

President, Chief Executive Officer
Williams-Sonoma, Inc.

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Mohammed Alshaya (WG85)

Chief Executive Officer,
Alshaya Group

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Jay Baker (W56)

Former President and Director, Kohl’s Corporation;
Chairman, Jay H. Baker Retailing Center Advisory Board

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Neil Blumenthal (WG10)

Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer
Warby Parker

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Stacey Bendet (C99)

Chief Executive Officer, Creative Director
Alice + Olivia

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Tory Burch (C88)

Founder, Executive Chairman, Chief Creative Officer
Tory Burch LLC

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Lara Crystal (WG09)

Co-Founder
Minibar Delivery

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Sebastian DiGrande (WG96)

Former Executive Vice President Strategy, Chief Customer Officer
Gap Inc.

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Tom Edwards (W86, WG93)

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer
Capri Holdings Ltd.

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Craig Elbert (WG09)

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer
Care/of

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Amy Errett (WG88)

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer
Madison Reed, Inc.

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Roger Farah (W74)

Chairman of the Board
Tiffany & Co.

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Beth Ferreira (C96, WG04)

General Partner
FirstMark Capital

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Michael Fleisher (C87)

Chief Financial Officer
Wayfair Inc.

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Alex Friedman (WG11)

Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer
LOLA

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Richard Galanti (W78)

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Director
Costco Wholesale

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Dave Gilboa (WG10)

Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer
Warby Parker

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David Gold (G07, WG07)

Vice President, Business Strategy
Vans

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Sam Haddad (W93)

Principal, Owner
Haddad Brands

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Brendan Hoffman (C90, WG97)

Chief Executive Officer
Vince

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Denise Incandela (WG92)

Head of Fashion Group
Walmart eCommerce U.S.

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David R. Jaffe (C81, W81)

Former Chairman, Chief Executive Officer
Ascena Retail Group Inc.

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Howard Kahn (C91)

President, Chief Executive Officer
Kahn Lucas

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William P. Lauder (W83)

Executive Chairman
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.

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Ben Lerer (C03)

Chief Executive Officer
Group Nine Media

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Rebecca Matthias (CW75)

Founder
Destination Maternity

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David Pujades (G08, WG08)

Chief Operating Officer
Revolve

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Jeffrey Raider (WG10)

Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer
Harry’s, Inc.

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Adam Ross (WG06)

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer
Heyday

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Pierre Yves Roussel (WG93)

Chief Executive Officer
Tory Burch LLC

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Mark Schwartz (W79)

Chief Executive Officer
Paladin Consumer Retail Partners

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Daniel Schwarzwalder (WG72)

Former Senior Managing Director
Buckingham Capital Management

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Steven Silverstein (WG85)

President, Chief Executive Officer
Spencer Spirit Holdings, Inc.

David Tisch (C03)

Managing Partner
Box Group

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Nicolas Topiol (WG91)

Chief Executive Officer
Christian Lacroix SNC

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Stuart Weitzman (W63)

Founder and Former Chairman
Stuart Weitzman LLC

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Ken Worzel (WG92)

Chief Operating Officer

Nordstrom, Inc.

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Jill Yablon (W86, G90, WG90)

Founder, Managing Partner
CREO Ventures

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Joey Zwillinger (WG10)

Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer
Allbirds

​Upcoming Events

The Baker Retailing Center organizes events to educate alumni and connect leaders in the retail industry.