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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. Penn Career Services »

Recruiting tools for Wharton MBA Alumni

Wharton MBA Career Management Alumni

As a Wharton MBA alum, you have access to resources to manage your career at the Wharton Career Management site. View website »

Career Management Recruiting

MBA Career Management also greatly appreciates your thinking of Wharton students and alumni for your talent needs. See the Career Management Recruiting website for recruiting on campus or posting positions. View website »

Notable Retail Alumni

Laura Alber (C’90)

President, Chief Executive Officer, Williams-Sonoma

Mohammed Alshaya (WG’94)

Chief Executive Officer, M.H. Alshaya Company

Jay Baker (W’56)

Former President of Kohl’s Corporation

Neil Blumenthal (WG'10)

Co-Founder, Co-CEO, Warby Parker

Stacey Bendet (C'99)

Chief Executive Officer, Creative Director, Alice and Olivia

Tory Burch (C'88)

Executive Chairman, Chief Creative Officer, Tory Burch LLC

Lara Crystal (WG'09)

Co-Founder, Minibar Delivery

Sebastian DiGrande (WG'96)

EVP Strategy, Chief Customer Officer, Gap Inc.

Tom Edwards (WG'93, W'86)

Executive Vice President, CFO, COO, Capri Holdings Limited

Craig Elbert (WG'09)

Co-Founder, CEO, Care/of

Amy Errett (WG'88)

Co-Founder, CEO, Madison Reed

Roger Farah (W’74)

Co-Chief Executive Officer, Tory Burch

Beth Ferreira (WG'04)

General Partner, FirstMark Capital

Michael Fleisher (C'87)

CFO, Wayfair

Alex Friedman (WG'11)

Co-Founder, LOLA

Richard Galanti (W'78)

EVP, CFO, Costco

Dave Gilboa (WG'10)

Co-Founder, Co-CEO, Warby Parker

David Gold (G'07, WG'07)

VP, Global Brand Strategy, Vans

Sam Haddad (WEV’ 93)

President, Haddad Brands

Brendan Hoffman (C’90, WG’97)

Former President, Chief Executive Officer, Bon-Ton Stores, Inc.

Denise Incandela (WG'92)

Head of Fashion Group, Walmart eCommerce

David R. Jaffe (W’81)

President, Chief Executive Officer, Ascena Retail Group Inc.

Howard Kahn (C'91)

CEO, Kahn Lucas

William P. Lauder (W’83)

Executive Chairman, Chairman of the Board, The Estee Lauder Companies

Ben Lerer (C'03)

CEO, Group Nine Media

Rebecca Matthias (CW’75)

Founder, Destination Maternity

David Pujades (G'08, WG'08)

COO, Revolve

Jeffrey Raider (WG'10)

Co-Founder, Co-CEO, Harry’s

Adam Ross (WG'06)

Co-Founder, CEO, Heyday

Pierre Yves Roussel (WG’93)

Chief Executive Officer, Tory Burch LLC

Mark Schwartz (W’79)

President, Chief Executive Officer, Paladin Capital Group Inc.

Daniel Schwarzwalder (WG’72)

Senior Managing Director, Buckingham Capital Management

Steven Silverstein (WG’85)

President, Chief Executive Officer, Spencer’s

Davis Smith (G'11, WG'11)

Founder, CEO, Cotopaxi

Stanley Szeto (WG'96)

Executive Chairman, Lever Style Inc.

David Tisch (C'03)

Co-Founder, Chairman, Spring

Nicolas Topiol (WG'91)

CEO, Christian Lacroix SNC

David Trone (WG'85)

Owner, Total Wine & More

Stuart Weitzman (W'63)

Founder and Former Chairman Stuart Weitzman LLC

Ken Worzel (WG'92)

Chief Digital Officer, Nordstrom; President, Nordstrom.com

Jill Yablon (W'86, G'90, WG'90)

Managing Partner, PROLIFIC VC

Joey Zwillinger (WG'10)

Co-Founder, Allbirds

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