Final month, the retailer introduced a collection of different management modifications.
“This announcement speaks to our bench energy of expertise,” mentioned Horacio Barbeito, President and CEO, Walmart Canada. “It is a very thrilling time for Walmart Canada and thru AnnMarie and Rob’s dynamic management, I am assured we’ll proceed to construct upon our transformational journey for each our associates and prospects.”
AnnMarie Mercer is Walmart Canada’s new Chief Folks Officer main human assets for one among Canada’s largest employers with over 100,000 associates supporting greater than 400 shops, distribution centres and fleet hubs nationwide and a rising e-commerce enterprise.
AnnMarie joined Walmart Canada in 2015 and has been instrumental in charting the retailer’s path ahead on strategic initiatives driving the expertise agenda, organizational design and future methods of working. Her means to translate technique into motion and collaborate throughout the group. AnnMarie is called a developer of expertise, motivating others to try to their full potential, capitalizing on their distinctive capabilities and demonstrating how their actions translate to our ‘larger image’. AnnMarie’s strengths will place Walmart Canada nicely within the subsequent part of its transformational journey, making certain it continues to be associate-centred.
Previous to becoming a member of Walmart, AnnMarie held a number of senior management roles in each human assets and communications main main company and international initiatives, together with mergers and acquisitions world wide, driving the expertise agenda ahead.
Rob Nicol is Walmart Canada’s Vice President Communications and Company Affairs overseeing environmental social governance, authorities affairs, company occasions, translation, and inner and exterior communications.
Rob joined Walmart Canada in 2017. In his 5 years at Walmart, Rob has led the whole transformation of the Company Affairs workforce. By means of his management, the workforce has strengthened Walmart Canada’s exterior fame as a regenerative enterprise, fostered optimistic and strategic relationships with authorities and helped place Walmart Canada as a prime place to work via a extra proactive method to telling the Walmart Canada story.
Rob has intensive experience and senior company affairs expertise spanning sectors and authorities together with, a number one consulting agency, 407 ETR and Canadian Tire Company. He has additionally served as Director of Communications to a Premier of Ontario in addition to a Prime Minister of Canada.
About Walmart Canada
Walmart Canada operates a series of greater than 400 shops nationwide serving 1.5 million prospects every day. Walmart Canada’s flagship on-line retailer, Walmart.ca is visited by greater than 1.5 million prospects every day. With greater than 100,000 associates, Walmart Canada is one among Canada’s largest employers and is ranked one of many nation’s prime 10 most influential manufacturers. Walmart Canada was not too long ago acknowledged as a LinkedIn Prime Firm of 2021 and was additionally named one among Canada’s hottest manufacturers (primarily based on Google searches). Walmart Canada’s intensive philanthropy program is targeted on supporting Canadian households in want, and since 1994 Walmart Canada has raised and donated greater than $500 million to Canadian charities. Further info may be discovered at walmartcanada.ca and on Walmart Canada’s social media pages – Fb, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.
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For additional info: Felicia Fefer, Company Affairs, Walmart Canada, [email protected]