Whole Foods Market names new global vice presidents
Ms. Gafsi Oblisk is a seasoned marketing leader with more than 15 years of experience in retail, consumer products and affinity marketing.
Prior to joining Whole Foods Market, she held an eight-year tenure at Wal-Mart where she most recently served as Vice President of Marketing for Sam’s Club.
Ms. Gafsi Oblisk earned a Master of Business Administration degree from The Anderson School at UCLA and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Emory University in Atlanta.
In his most recent role at Starbucks, Mr. Tracey was responsible for succession planning, leadership development, talent analytics, retail learning and organizational development as Chief Talent Officer and Vice President of People Development.
He earned a Master of Business Administration degree from The London Business School, and a Master of Science degree from the University of San Francisco.
Ms. Buchanan has served as Vice President of Communications for Theranos, Vice President of Public Relations for Williams-Sonoma and held multiple senior communications positions at Wal-Mart.
Ms. Buchanan has extensive experience in government affairs, spending more than eight years in political communications and serving as the National Press Secretary for Sen. John McCain during his 2008 presidential campaign.