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Marc Metrick

Marc Metrick
President and CEO
Saks Fifth Avenue
Marc J. Metrick is President and CEO of Saks Fifth Avenue. Mr. Metrick assumed leadership of Saks Fifth Avenue in April 2015. A highly accomplished retail industry executive with deep experience in strategy development, merchandising, marketing, operations and finance, Metrick has nearly 25 years of experience in the industry and has spent the past 15 years in senior leadership roles at Saks Fifth Avenue and HBC.

Metrick previously served as HBC’s Chief Administrative Officer, reporting to the Office of the Chairman, where he developed corporate strategies for all of the company’s operating units and sat on HBC’s Executive Committee. Metrick played an instrumental role in HBC’s acquisition of Saks in 2013 and focused on developing the strategy that Saks is now successfully pursuing. He joined HBC in 2012 as Chief Marketing Officer, where he oversaw all marketing and digital commerce for Hudson’s Bay and Lord + Taylor. Prior to this, Metrick served as the Chief Strategy Officer at Saks Fifth Avenue.

Metrick is a member of the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of the National Retail Federation, and he is on the Advisory Board of the Jay H. Baker Retailing Center at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Metrick has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Boston University.

Speaking in:

Thursday
January 21
11:00 am11:45 am
EST

The most opportunistic point of view is that "from crisis comes immense opportunity." This year that edict remains more relevant than ever. In this mainstage session, hear how retail has risen to the occasion to re-imagine the experience in the most unusual of times. In back-to-back fireside chats, leaders from high-end luxury department store Saks Fifth Avenue and prominent athletic apparel… Read more