2019 Speakers

Chandra Holt, SVP & Chief Operating Officer, SamsClub.com

Chandra Holt

SVP & Chief Operating Officer, SamsClub.com, Sam's Club

Chandra Holt is the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of samsclub.com.  Chandra assumed responsibility for Sam’s Club ecommerce in August 2018. In this role, Chandra is focused on connecting digitally with members.

Chandra joined Sam’s Club in 2015 as the Vice President of Proprietary Brands. In this role, Chandra was responsible for leading product development, global sourcing, quality assurance and packaging teams. As the leader of private brands, Chandra focused on elevating Sam’s Club private brand offerings. Member’s Mark is now the largest brand for Fair Trade Coffee in the world and a leading brand for recycling labeling. Chandra was named the 2017 Private Label Executive of the Year by Store Brands Magazine.

In 2017 Chandra was promoted to SVP, GMM - Grocery. In this role, Chandra focused on delivering high quality food and beverage offerings to Sam’s Club members at an exceptional value. As a result, Chandra transformed a declining business into one of the fastest growing businesses at Sam’s Club.

Prior to joining Sam’s Club, Chandra held various leadership roles in merchandising at Walgreens including DMM of Food. While at Walgreens, Chandra also led the first US “Red Nose Day” which raised $20M for charities around the world.  Prior to working at Walgreens, Chandra spent ten years at Target in both merchandising and inventory management leadership roles. Chandra started her career at Campbell Mithun (McCann Worldwide), a marketing agency in Minneapolis, MN.

Chandra holds an MBA in Marketing and Strategy from Carlson School of Management. Chandra earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota.