As Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at SamsClub.com, Chandra Holt is responsible for merchandising, marketing, business intelligence and customer care for SamsClub.com. Most recently, Chandra served as Senior Vice President, General Merchandise Manager of the Grocery division where she led merchandising and inventory replenishment teams for Sam’s Club.
Chandra joined Sam’s Club in 2015 as the vice president of proprietary brands. In this role, she led 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 which resulted in the Member’s Mark brand delivering the largest annual sales growth of any brand in America in 2016 and grew $3B from 2016-2017. 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.
Prior to joining Sam’s Club, Chandra held various leadership roles in merchandising at Walgreens including DMM of Food. 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 and a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota.