Vice President, Merchandising, Hollar
Shannon Lackey is the vice president of merchandising for Hollar, an e-commerce retailer revolutionizing the Extreme Value business by providing a mobile destination for fun, funky and functional products starting at $1. In this role, she drives strategic direction for merchandise assortment, product sourcing, promotional effectiveness, sales forecasting and also collaborates cross-functionally to create a seamless user experience. Prior to Hollar, Shannon founded Lackey Consulting, and during this time she traveled to over 20 countries reviewing global market retail and product trends directly for clients. Additionally, she consulted with Independent Pet Partners on the successful acquisition and consolidation of seven retail brands. During Shannon’s tenure at Petco from 2006-2017, she managed merchandising and product development teams across a variety of leadership roles. She maximized sales and increased profit margin while continually aligning with the Petco’s vision and financial goals. Shannon holds a B.S. in Marketing from the University of Pittsburgh.