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Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ: WFM), the world's largest organic and natural foods supermarket, announces it is hiring
Jason J. Buechel as Global Vice President and Chief Information Officer for the company.
January 2013, Buechel will report directly to Co-CEO
Walter Robb and Chief Financial Officer
Glenda Flanagan. As a member of the company's global leadership team, Buechel will be responsible for all aspects of information technology at Whole Foods Market. He will oversee the technology team at the global headquarters in
Austin, Texas and twelve regional offices around the country and in the United Kingdom.
"In addition to enhancing our existing IT capabilities, Jason will play a significant role in helping expand and improve our customer experience through the use of technology. We are thrilled to have him join our team," said
Walter Robb, Co-CEO.
Buechel comes to Whole Foods Market following a distinguished 12 year career at Accenture, where he served most recently as a Senior Executive and Managing Director within the Retail Operations Practice. Buechel was promoted to Partner in 2009 and has worked with leading retailers in the strategic planning, delivery and operational management of IT and business capabilities. Buechel has a Bachelor of Science degree from the
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and is an avid runner, adventure race competitor and traveler.
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SOURCE Whole Foods Market