7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Registration
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Presentation
The Leaders in Retail Breakfast Series provides an exclusive and unique opportunity for vendors and suppliers of goods and services to hear directly from senior leaders of Canada’s biggest retail brands - with none of their fellow retailer competitors or media in the room.
No other program offers direct access to some of the most successful leaders in Canadian retail in such an intimate setting. Bring your entire team to hear first-hand business strategies from these important retail leaders.
Shoppers Drug Mart
Mike Motz was appointed President of Shoppers Drug Mart in January 2015.
Shoppers Drug Mart is Canada’s leading health, beauty and convenience retailer, with more than 1,250 full-service retail drug stores across Canada and $11.8 billion in sales in 2015. Shoppers Drug Mart has successfully leveraged its leadership position in pharmacy and its convenient store locations to capture a significant share of the market in front store merchandise, including over-the-counter medications, health and beauty aids, cosmetics and fragrances, seasonal products and everyday household essentials.
Mr. Motz has been with Shoppers Drug Mart since 2003 and has held key positions within the organization, most recently serving as Executive Vice-President and Chief Merchandising Officer, responsible for Marketing, Merchandising, Business Analytics, Global Procurement, Supply Chain and Logistics.Prior to joining Shoppers Drug Mart, Mr. Motz spent 18 years in the grocery industry, and gained considerable experience in senior merchandising roles.
Mr. Motz, holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Toronto.