Grocery Industry Icons & Innovators
Steven Reinemund, Jr. is the VP of Ecommerce for Hain Celestial. Hain Celestial is a leading global organic food and personal care company. Steven joined Hain from Amazon over 18 months ago and has led the transformation of Hain’s e-commerce operations.
Steven has over 15 years of CPG experience in a variety of retail, sales, and marketing roles across the e-commerce and brick and mortar retail spaces. He previously worked at Amazon in vendor management within the Grocery and Prime Now divisions. Prior to that, Steven worked in Minneapolis for almost a decade calling on Target in sales, shopper marketing, and trade marketing capacities. Before that he spent a couple years in brand management at General Mills where he helped launch an authentic Mexican soup line Recetas Autenicas under the Progresso line. Steven started his career as a Walmart buyer in Bentonville, in pharmacy and gift cards. Steven also started and ran a food vending business in the oil fields of North Dakota for almost three years, remotely managing using Nest cameras, and leveraging Amazon’s free shipping.
Steven lives in Seattle and offices at WeWork in South Lake Union. He graduated from the University of Virginia and completed his MBA at the University of Arkansas. This past year Steven started the Sea-Tac (SEA) Frequent Travelers committee committed to improving the airport experience for travelers through Seattle’s fast-growing airport. Steven’s passions include skiing and scuba diving.