Christina Minardi Promoted to EVP at Whole Foods Market
Christina Minardi has been promoted to executive vice president of operations at Whole Foods Market. She previously served as the Northeast regional president, overseeing 40 stores in three states.
In her new executive role, Minardi leads four regions while co-leading the integration with Amazon, re-imagining the customer experience and driving e-commerce initiatives, among other key store and regional programs.
Since joining Whole Foods Market in 1995, Minardi has forged a path in retail and culinary excellence. She has built a remarkable leadership team while operating some of the highest-volume stores in the most unique and demanding areas of metro New York. In addition, Minardi was recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the “Most Innovative Women in Food and Drink.”
In this newly created position, Minardi will join Ken Meyer and David Lannon as the third executive vice president of operations.