Mr. Spragg is a highly accomplished retail executive with broad merchandising and operations experience. He is particularly skilled in sales development, value creation and turnaround situations. Mr. Spragg is adept at providing thought leadership and aligning resources with strategic intent. Among his core competencies are: strategic planning, operations management, merchandising strategy, strategic resource allocation, sustainable business practices, organizational development, succession planning, real estate and store planning.
Mr. Spragg has held senior level executive positions at the Walmart Stores, Inc., Sam’s Club division where he also served on the Walmart Executive Committee for seven years. While at Sam’s Club, Mr. Spragg separately led the Merchandising/Replenishment and Operations organizations. He was known for a focus on results, leading process transformation and his commitment to integrity, service and excellence earning him the distinguished, Sam M. Walton Award of Excellence. He led successful corporate initiatives in packaging and fair trade through a genuine commitment to sustainable business practices. Prior to his 10-year stint at Sam’s Club, Mr. Spragg held similar senior executive positions for Ahold, USA.
Mr. Spragg has worked as an advisor for start-ups, specialty retail, turnarounds, global private equity, consumer goods and product development and brand management firms