Alan is a proven retail operations leader with over 15 years of experience in merchandising and merchandising operations. In joining PetSmart, Alan will continue to build upon the great results of the Canadian team as the trusted partner of pet parents across Canada.
Alan is an accomplished merchandising executive who has held key leadership roles with large, international retailers. Most recently he served as Divisional Vice President, Merchandising at Lowe’s, and previously held the role of Vice President, Merchandise Operations at Walmart Canada. Alan completed the Harvard Business School Program for Leadership Development as well as the Walmart Executive MBA Program.
Alan and his wife Paula have been married for 15 years and have two children: Dylan (13) and Avery (11). They are also pet parents to Piper, a six-year-old border terrier who loves to snuggle and get into trouble.