President, SOUTHERN DIVISION
Wes most recently served as the Senior Vice President, Marketing and Merchandising for the Southern Division before taking on the role of Division President.
Prior to his relocation to the Southern Division in 2020, Wes held the position of Executive Vice President/Chief Marketing & Merchandising Officer for the United Division since January 2010.
Wes started with the United team in 1979, serving in many management positions including Store Director and District Manager. Wes was also the Director of Grocery for five years, Vice President, Center Store for two years, and was instrumental in United’s growth in key categories in addition to playing a vital role in the launch of many new store brands and new store formats such as Market Street. Wes also has served the United Division as Senior Vice President of Sales and Merchandising, Chief Merchandising Officer and EVP/Chief Operating Officer of the Specialty Division.
Wes holds a Master of Business Administration degree from The University of Texas at Dallas.