Joseph (Joe) O’Leary has served as a member of our board of directors since October 2017. He has served as a Director of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: FRAN), a growing specialty retailer which operates a nationwide-chain of boutiques, since 2013, and PetSmart, Inc., the largest specialty pet retailer of services and solutions for the lifetime needs of pets, since 2015.
Joe also served as a director of Big Heart Pet Brands, a producer, distributor and marketer of premium quality, branded pet products, from 2014-15. He previously served in various executive leadership roles with PetSmart, including most recently as president and chief operating officer from 2013-14, as well as executive vice president of merchandising, marketing, supply chain and strategic planning from 2011-13, senior vice president of merchandising from 2010-11, senior vice president of merchandising and supply chain from 2008-10, and senior vice president of supply chain from 2006-08.
Before joining PetSmart, Joe served as chief operating officer of Human Touch, LLC, a leading supplier of massage chairs in the United States, from 2005-06, and various logistics leadership roles with Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS), a leading global retailer offering clothing, accessories and personal care products, from 1999-2005, culminating as senior vice president, supply chain strategy and global logistics. Prior to 1999, he held positions at Mothercare plc, Coopers & Lybrand LLP, and BP International.