Walmart Stores, Inc. (WMT) is a worldwide retailer that operates in various formats. The three segments of the company include Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam’s Club. The company is comprised of discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, apparel stores, drug stores, convenience stores, and membership-only warehouse clubs; and retail Websites.
Reportedly, Walmart’s president and chief executive officer Doug McMillon to participate in a discussion at the Barclays Eat, Sleep, Play – It’s Not All Discretionary Conference in New York on Wednesday, Dec. 4 at 10 a.m. EST. The event to be live webcast on the link www.stock.walmart.com.
As CEO, Doug leads a strong management team that is helping people around the world save money and live better. Under his leadership, Walmart is bringing together its stores, logistics network and digital commerce capabilities in new ways to make every day easier for customers. Each week, over 270 million customers and members visit our more than 11,700 stores and clubs under 59 banners in 28 countries and eCommerce websites in 11 countries.
Doug previously served as president and chief executive officer of the company’s International and Sam’s Club business units, and he is a longtime champion of Walmart’s customers, associates, and culture. In 1984, he started out as an hourly summer associate in a Walmart distribution center. In 1990, while pursuing his MBA, he rejoined the company as an assistant manager in a Tulsa, Okla., Walmart store before moving to merchandising.
Doug serves on the board of directors for Walmart, as well as the Consumer Goods Forum, the U.S.-China Business Council and the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.
Originally from Jonesboro, Ark., Doug graduated from the University of Arkansas with a bachelor of science in business administration and earned his MBA in finance from the University of Tulsa.
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