Jeff G.

Retail | Operations | Workforce Planning | Innovation

United States of America

THE VALUE I BRING As a customer-focused retail executive, I bring 30+ years of corporate and field-level retail store operations experience in leading organizations including Walmart, Kohl’s, and Meij...see more

  • Retail & Ecommerce


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Business Consultant

OptIn, Inc.
6 months
Current position
Jan 2022 - Present
Workforce management and worker engagement app that enables schedule management while putting the frontline worker in the center. Workforce optimization utilizing labor sharing across e...see more

Vice President of Central Operations

Walmart - Retired
6 years
Oct 2014 - Feb 2021
Vice President of Central Operations In this executive role, I held P&L accountability and provided oversight for the Walmart US Customer Care Center Operations, store scheduling, syste...see more

Senior Director of Store Innovation

4 years
Mar 2011 - Oct 2014
Senior Director of Innovation In this role, I was selected to drive innovative ideas for operating Walmart stores more efficiently and elevating the customer experience. I provided lea...see more

Vice President of Best Practices and Project Management

Kohl's Department Stores
5 years
Aug 2006 - Mar 2011
Vice President, Best Practices & Project Management In this position, I provided strategic and tactical leadership to develop and implement world-class retail operations best practices...see more

Director of New Stores and Remodels

Kohl's Department Stores
5 years
Nov 2001 - Aug 2006
Director, New Stores & Remodels In this role, I developed and implemented net-new methodologies, infrastructure, best practices, and enterprise-wide support processes to accommodate rap...see more

Director of Supermarket Operations

17 years
Jan 1985 - Nov 2001
Director, Supermarket Operations In this role, I directed Meijer stores' supermarket operations including produce, bakery, meat, seafood, grocery, and deli, and ensured compliance with ...see more

Director of Process Improvement

16 years
Jan 1985 - Jan 2001
Director, Process Improvement As a Director of Process Improvement, I was charged with high-visibility initiative to analyze and improve all enterprise-wide field operations processes. ...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Retail & Ecommerce


  • Leadership
  • Workforce Planning
  • Business Innovation
  • Operations