Gil Phipps

Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

Gil Phipps, our senior vice president and chief marketing officer, joined Sprouts in April 2020 and brings over 20 years of experience in building brands at some of the largest grocers and food producers in the country. He previously served Kroger since 2012, most recently as vice president of branding, marketing & Our Brands. From 2001 to 2012, Gil led branding, innovation and product development roles at H-E-B. Prior to that, he led various levels of branding and product development at Hormel Foods.

Gil is an advocate for helping communities and serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Artswave, an organization that helps fund over a hundred arts organizations in dozens of communities. He earned a bachelor of arts degree in English and philosophy from The University of Texas at Austin.