2019 Speakers

John Furner, CEO

John Furner

CEO, Sam's Club

John Furner serves as president and CEO of Sam’s Club, a members-only warehouse club. A division of Walmart Inc., Sam’s Club had revenues of $59 billion for fiscal year 2018, 100,000 associates, and almost 600 clubs. John started with Walmart as an hourly associate in 1993, and has held important roles in Walmart U.S., Sam’s Club, and Walmart International as an expatriate in China. 

John has a bachelor of science in marketing management from the University of Arkansas and completed the High Potentials Leadership program.