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In Case You Missed It - Here's all the Executives 'Moving Up' in 2022

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December 2022

  • UNIQLO promoted Patrick Eidinger, CFI to Senior Director of Loss Prevention - North America

  • UNIQLO named Bill Penn, CFI Inventory Accuracy Manager - Loss Prevention


November 2022

  • ADT Commercial named Philippe Sawaya Director of Artificial Intelligence

  • Albertsons Companies named Roy Hickcox Safety Superintendent

  • Amazon promoted Casey Blythe, M.S. to Sr. Program Manager-Threat Intelligence

  • Arc'teryx Equipment named Brittney Kotteles Sr. Manager of Brand & Asset Protection

  • Casey's General Stores named Mark Stinde Vice President, Asset Protection

  • HelloFresh named Jose Montoya, CFI, CBCI Senior Manager, Asset Protection

  • Louis Vuitton promoted Christopher Sanjurjo CLSS, M.A. to Acting Internal Control, AP & Fraud Manager

  • MTI named Ben Duster Chief Financial Officer

  • MTI named Allen Auchenpaugh Senior Vice President, Global Services

  • MTI named SK Panda Senior Vice President, Global Sales

  • NRF named David Johnston Vice President for Asset Protection & Retail Operations

  • NRF named Paige Hahn Senior Vice President of Membership and Development

  • Walmart promoted Andrea (Andie) Sanchez to Senior Environmental Health Safety Leader - Automated Grocery

October 2022

  • 3SI promoted David Almasi to Vice President of U.S. Retail Sales

  • Amazon named Mike Aldridge, LPC Senior Program Manager - Seller Investigations

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) named Dustin Diamond Sr. Program Manager, Global Investigations, Data Centers

  • American Freight Furniture, Mattress, Appliance promoted Corey Runt to Senior Mgr - Reporting, Analytics, & Investigations

  • Apple named Amanda Pritters Head of Retail Security

  • Belle Tire named Jonathon Burris, LPC Director of Risk Management

  • Burlington Stores promoted Steve Schwartz, CFI to Asset Protection & Distribution Center Recruiter

  • CONTROLTEK promoted Tom Meehan to President

  • CONTROLTEK named Brian Gross Chief Operating Officer

  • Dollar General named Joel Haynes Asset Protection Senior Manager

  • Guardian Protection promoted Kevin Santelli to Vice President – Commercial & National Accounts Business

  • Hyatt Hotels Corporation named Mike Nagyhazy Director of Security & Safety

  • Interface Systems named Jeremy Barlow Security TTU Manager

  • MTI appoints Ben Duster as Chief Financial Officer

  • MTI appoints Allen Auchenpaugh as Senior Vice President, Global Services

  • MTI appoints SK Panda as Senior Vice President, Global Sales

  • Northeast Shared Services named Jim Simpson Director of Asset Protection

  • Ross Stores, Inc. promoted Sarkeis Tomeh to Sr. Area Loss Prevention Manager

  • Ulta Beauty named Chris Marquez Organized Retail Crime Investigations Manager

  • Universal Studios Hollywood promoted Jim Tanner to Senior Manager, Loss Prevention Operations & Surveillance

September 2022

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) named Jennifer Hagala Sr. Program Manager, Recruiting - Security

  • Aritzia named Chris Kelly Senior Manager, Risk - Supply Chain

  • Dragonfruit AI named Ray Cooke VP of Business Development

  • FaceFirst named LP veteran Mike Wiley Vice President, Product

  • Protos Security named Aaron Hancart Director of National Operations

  • Staples named Brendan Fitzgerald Director of Asset Protection & Corporate Security

  • Sysco named Kevin J. Thomas CFE, CFI, CBCP Senior Director, Head of Global Physical Security & Asset Protection

  • Target named Eric Rode LPC, CFI Sr. Business Partner - AP Governance


August 2022

  • Amazon promoted Tim Juback MBA to Sr. Manager Risk

  • Aritzia named Deana McLees-Bailey, CFI Director of Retail Risk

  • Auror named Mark Gleeson Regional Director for the UK

  • Bed Bath & Beyond named Angie Cahill, CFI Loss Prevention Manager Ecom

  • Burlington Stores, Inc. named Yves Bellefleur Sr. Manager-Investigations (NYC/Northeast)

  • Channel Control Merchants, LLC named Steve Waligora Vice President of Asset Protection and Risk Management

  • Ensurity named Christopher J. McGourty Director of ORC & Law Enforcement Liaison

  • GameStop promoted Brandon Gentry to Vice President of Loss Prevention

  • Green Thumb Industries (GTI) named Chuck Lindow, LPC, CFI Manager of Asset Protection Solutions

  • Grid Squared Systems named Steven V. McCory Director of Operations and Project Management

  • GrowGeneration Corp promoted Michael Goldman to Senior Vice President of Store Operations & Loss Prevention

  • JetTrades named Jorge Batista Corporate Asset Protection & Employee Relations Director

  • PHENIX Investigations named Bric’ Shires National Director of Client Development & Investigations

  • The Raley's Companies named Matt Hilbrink Vice President, Enterprise Risk & Asset Protection

  • Refuel Operating Company promoted Robert Leonard to Manager of Loss Prevention & Investigations

  • REI named Brian Friedman CFE, CFI Director, Asset Protection & Risk Management

  • Vector Security® Networks named Derek S. Foley Vice President of Sales

July 2022

  • Auror named Sara Spellacy Marketing Manager - North America

  • Chico’s FAS promoted Joseph Biffar, CFE, CFI to Vice President, Asset Protection

  • Costco promoted Jon Raper to Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

  • FaceFirst named Edwin Coello Director Of Public Safety and Data Governance

  • The Home Depot promoted Stephen Prettyman to Senior Manager - Asset Protection Investigations

  • Interface Systems Appoints Bud Homeyer as Chief Operations Officer

  • Navistar, Inc. promoted Norm Smaligo to Sr. Manager, Security Investigations

  • Nemacolin promoted Kevin Frank, CPP to Director of Loss Prevention

  • Ponce Ground Service, LLC named Mark Leuschner, LPC Director of Loss Prevention

  • Ross Stores Inc. promoted Courtney Underwood promoted to Senior Director, LP Operations

  • Snap Inc. named James Murray Chief Security Officer

  • Stew Leonard's Farm Fresh Food promoted Eduardo Catala, LPQ to Director of Loss Prevention

  • T-Mobile promoted Shanna Ramirez, CFI to Director of Asset Protection

  • Walmart promoted John Baschoff to Senior Manager II ORC

  • Walt Disney Company named John Wandell, CFI Senior Manager, Asset Protection 

June 2022

  • Albertsons/Safeway promoted Magali Lafont to Director of Asset Protection, Denver Division

  • Amazon promoted Jeannie (Cordero) Tatis to AWS, Global Head of Data Centers Investigations

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) named David Appel VP of National Security

  • Bealls Inc. promoted Justin MacIntyre, CFI, LPC to Manager - Live Observation Control Center (LOCC)

  • C&S Wholesale Grocers promoted Terry Lauderdale to Environment, Health and Safety Manager

  • Capri Holdings named Juan Ospina Senior Director, Loss Prevention (Jimmy Choo, Versace, Michael Kors)

  • Follett promoted Doreen Pavese MA, CFI to Manager AP Fraud & Investigations

  • Gap Inc. promoted Jen Thomason to Head of AP, Gap Inc. Stores

  • GardaWorld promoted Sean Sportun to Vice President, National Accounts & Community Engagement

  • Kendra Scott promoted Anthony Gabino, CFE, CFI to Director of Asset Protection

  • Kroger named Mike Lamb Vice President, Asset Protection

  • Lowe's Companies promoted Mandy Aguilar to Market ORC Manager

  • MOD Pizza promoted Jason Swanson to Director, Asset Protection

  • Olympus Corporation named Kevin J. Thomas CFE, CFI, CBCP Executive Director - Head of Global Supply Chain Security, Operational Resilience, & Sustainability

  • Phantom K9 named Martin Hernandez Director of Cargo Operations

  • Ross Stores promoted Mike Liles to Vice President - Field Loss Prevention

  • Sennco Solutions, Inc. promoted Brian Peacock, CCIP to Senior Vice President

  • Siffron Named Jim Brodzik New Business Development Manager for Loss Prevention

  • Solink Appoints Cathy Langley as Senior Leader AP, Major Accounts

  • SpartanNash promoted Jean-Paul Calabio to VP, Chief Information Security Officer

  • Target promoted Ivy Behrens to Asset Protection Operations Manager

  • Titan Security Group named Scott King Director of Security 

  • Total Wine & More named Jeff Robinson, CFI Director, LP and Safety

  • Ulta Beauty named Tammy Richards (Cunningham), CFI Loss Prevention Director - East Division

  • Ulta Beauty promoted Michael Korso, LPC, CFI to Director of Loss Prevention, Intelligence

  • Whole Foods Market named Andrew Cahill Sr Asset Protection & Safety Manager

  • Wineshipping named Jerry Snider, CFI Director of Safety & Loss Prevention

May 2022

  • Amazon promoted Howard Stone to Director, AMER Ops Security / LP

  • Amazon named Nick Barnett, FLO Sr. Manager of Ecommerce Risk, Investigations & Enforcement

  • Amazon promoted Angela Ebert, CFI to Experience & Technology Escalation Investigator

  • Amazon Web Services named Joseph Coleman Security Program Manager Amazon Web Service, Infrastructure Data Centers

  • Amazon Web Services named Tiffany Wagner Data Center Physical Security Cluster Manager

  • Bed Bath & Beyond named Steven P. Palumbo CFI, CPP Senior Director - Security Operations for

  • Columbia Sportswear Company promoted Kevin Stone, CFI to Senior Manager - LP Systems, Analytics, ORC & Investigations

  • CVS Health named Renee DeWolf, MSDS MBA CFE Lead Director - Asset Protection Analytics

  • Francesca's promoted Peter Warren, CFI to Director, Asset Protection

  • GameStop promoted Jenna Fread to Manager of OmniChannel Investigations

  • Goodwill North Central Texas named Jeffrey Marchese Director, Safety & Asset Protection

  • Interface Systems Appoints Brent Duncan as Chief Executive Officer

  • Johnson Controls Appoints Rodney Clark as Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer

  • Lugano Diamonds named Ruben Banuelos Director of Security

  • lululemon promoted Alberto Vanegas to Manager - Investigations & Intelligence

  • PHENIX Investigations named Bric' Shires LPC CFE CFI CCIP National Director

  • Prosegur USA named Ty Stafford New Group CEO

  • RaceTrac named Kelly Harrington Director of Asset Protection

  • The RC Group named Michael Staines, CFI Director of Loss Prevention

  • Securitas Group named Champa Patra Senior Manager

  • TJX Companies named Christian Latson, LPC, LPQ Senior Loss Prevention Program Specialist

April 2022

  • Amazon promoted Sarah Puckett, PMP to Sr. Manager, Program Management

  • Amazon named James P. Carr CPP, CFI, CCIP Regional Loss Prevention Manager

  • Amazon promoted Erin Gutierrez, CFI to Senior On Road Risk Manager for

  • Amazon Web Services promoted David Rozhon, LPC to Regional Security Program Manager

  • American Freight Furniture, Mattress, Appliance named Tom Arigi named Divisional VP, AP and Safety

  • Auror promoted Kylene Jones to Director of Operations - North America

  • Chipotle Mexican Grill named Michael Loox, CFI Senior Manager, Field Asset Protection

  • EssilorLuxottica promoted Osmany Benitez, CFI to Director, Asset Protection

  • Floor & Decor named Eric Johnson Corporate Investigator

  • Penske Logistics promoted Aaron Henderson, LPC, CFI to Vice President Loss Prevention, Food Safety and Safety

  • Ross Stores promoted Oscar Rodriguez to Senior Area Loss Prevention Manager

  • Saks Fifth Avenue promoted Bryan Granata to AVP-Investigations, Training, Analytics and Fraud

  • Sportsman's Warehouse named Joe Davis, CPP, CFI, LPC Director, Asset Protection & Safety

  • TJX Companies named Sean Huggins National Task Force Investigator

  • Victra - Verizon Authorized Retailer named David Broom, CFE, CFI, LPC Vice President, Asset Protection


March 2022

  • ALTO USA Appoints Rhett Asher as Vice President, Community Relations & Partnerships

  • Bath & Body Works named Will Baker Vice President, Asset Protection

  • Bath & Body Works promoted Ben Carter to Senior Manager, Field AP

  • Dick's Sporting Goods promoted Justin Voss, CFI, LPC to Sr. Manager of LP Investigations

  • DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse promoted Tim Mottershead to Senior Manager - Regional Asset Protection

  • Empire Today named Jack Halpin Manager - Security and Investigations

  • Floor & Decor promoted Tony Aloisio, CFI to Senior Director Loss Prevention

  • J. Crew Group promoted Leigh Kohlhaas, CFI to Director of Loss Prevention

  • Levi Strauss & Co.  promoted Wolf Ahonen to Sr. Manager, Security and Loss Prevention (U.S. and Canada)

  • Lowe's Companies promoted Tiffany Paxton, CCII, LPQ to Investigations Manager - Retail Crime & Fraud

  • Lowe's Companies promoted Jose Martinez to Regional Asset Protection Director

  • LPRC named Sara McFann new Research Scientist

  • Microsoft named Carmen Best Director of Global Security Risk Operations 

  • Rite Aid promoted Daniel Davies, CFI to Director, Asset Protection Solutions

  • Ross Stores promoted Brian J. Aquilina to Group Vice President, Organizational Safety & Security

  • Safeway promoted Oscar Santos, Jr. to Organized Retail Crime - Asset Protection Manager

  • SEPHORA promoted Scott Martignetti, CFI to Senior Regional Loss Prevention Manager

  • Snap Inc. promoted Cynthia Ferguson-Villa to Sr. Manager, Global Security, Awareness, Training & Education

  • Target named Joan Abreu Asset Protection Operations Manager

  • TELUS appoints Rick Snook as Business Development Director

  • Total Wine & More promoted Catherine Stasiowski to Vice President, Loss Prevention & Safety

  • Whole Foods Market promoted Ted Fancher III, LPC to Director Asset Protection & Safety

  • 7-Eleven named Ken D. Gladney, CFI Asset Protection Specialist


February 2022

  • ALTO promoted Sofia Rosende, LPQ, to Regional Vice President Operations

  • ALTO promoted Kevin Fenske, LPQ, to Regional Vice President Operations

  • ALTO promoted Lourdes Saldana, LPQ to Director Operations

  • ALTO promoted Jesus Lopez, LPQ to Operations Manager

  • ALTO promoted Mark Sliwa, LPQ to Operations Manager 

  • ALTO promoted Duncan Miller, LPQ to Operations Manager 

  • ALTO promoted Xochitl Carrion to Lead Attorney 

  • ALTO promoted Jeremiah Wood, LPQ to Senior Business Analyst

  • ALTO named Jimmie Hernandez, ret NYPD Lt., as Senior Advisor

  • ASIS International named Lisa DuBrock Chair of the ASIS Professional Standards Board

  • CVS Health named Adam Oberdick Lead Director, Asset Protection

  • Gap Inc. named Melissa Lauricello, CFI, CFCI Senior Manager, Asset Protection Investigations

  • Herbl Solutions named Dan Nesselroth, CFI, PCI Director of LP and Safety

  • The Home Depot promoted James Peterson to Sr. Manager Asset Protection

  • InstaKey promoted Tiana Davis to Director of Client Services

  • InstaKey promoted Rikki Acosta to Senior Account Manager

  • InstaKey promoted Jamie Peffer to Senior Account Manager

  • InstaKey promoted Sondra Michelin to Senior Account Manager

  • Oportun named Sandra Chandler, CPP, LPC, CFI Senior Manager, Global Security

  • Peloton promoted Jose Montoya, CFI to Senior Program Manager, Global Security Operations

  • Securitas Electronic Security appoints Carlose Estes to Senior Director of Monitoring Operations

  • Shoe Carnival promoted Gil Fennell, III to Regional Loss Prevention Director

  • SNIPES named Carlos E. Ortiz Director of Loss Prevention

  • Target promoted Peter Nwankwo to Director, Asset Protection – Global Supply Chain & Logistics

  • Target promoted Dalibor Kojovic to Assets Protection Director

  • Target promoted Jose Green to Sr Risk Manager Compliance and Food Safety

  • Ulta Beauty promoted Carolyn D to ORC Investigations Manager

  • Verizon promoted Pete Tsirakidis CFE to Programs & Project Management Corporate Security

January 2022

  • Amazon promoted Stephen Schmidt to Chief Security Officer

  • Amazon promoted Brent Cohen, CFI, LPC to Sr. Program Manager, Organized Retail Crime Investigations Liaison

  • Burlington Stores, Inc. named Adam Eaton Senior Director - Asset Protection Investigations

  • Chanel named Anton K. Williams Corporate Asset Protection Executive

  • Dollar General promoted Adam Zager to VP, Risk Management

  • Dollar General promoted Jennifer Fletcher to VP, Internal Audit 

  • Dollar General named Matt Dorgan Asset Protection Operations Senior Analyst

  • Google named Christine Sampaio Country Lead - Security Operations & Resiliency (Canada)

  • H-E-B promoted Ben Thomas to Director of Loss Prevention/Security

  • Home Depot named Edward "Ted" Decker new CEO & President

  • Integritus Group named Mark Stinde Senior Vice President Operations, Retail and Compliance

  • Kittery Trading Post named Scott Pickrel, CFI Director of Loss Prevention

  • Rite Aid promoted Suzie Prebosnyak to Senior Leader of Investigations

  • Save Philly Stores, LP named Sean Finegan, C.F.I. Director of Loss Prevention

  • Southeastern Grocers named Chris Bitner Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer

  • TJX Companies promoted Chris O'Neil to Field Investigations Manager

  • Vector Security names Bryan P. Finney VP of Information Technology

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