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March 17, 2022
11 am to 12:30 pm CST


Are you ready to
capitalize online?

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today day March 17, 2022 at 11 am CST.


Doug McMillon

CEO of Walmart


11:00 am CST

Alvin-o Williams

President of SRMSDC

Opening Remarks

11:05 am CST

Michael Byron

Senior Director, Supplier Inclusion Walmart

Introduction of Speakers

11:10 am CST

Corey Bender

How to prepare to sell at retail, and learn about Walmart’s different supplier entry points.

11:15 am CST

Jonathan Greer

Explore the 3P Marketplace and what it takes to be a successful seller on

11:15 am CST

Emily Griffis

Understand the minimum requirements for suppliers.

11:45 am CST

Kelly Bottenfield

The Entrepreneurial Journey: thriving and servicing mass retailers.

12:00 noon CST

Aisha Chottani

The Entrepreneurial  Journey: What it takes to work with mass retailers.

12:00 noon CST

Alvin-O Williams

& Michael Byron

Closing Remarks

12:25 pm CST



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Corey joined Walmart in 2005, as a Management Trainee in Household Chemicals. He went on to hold several buying positions across Food and Consumables Merchandising, including Household Care, Personal Care, and Frozen Foods. As Merchandising Vice President of Household Paper & Chemicals, Corey is responsible for developing and implementing a department strategy across Brick & Mortar and eCommerce. He is also tasked with leading a cross-functional team of Merchants, and Merchandising Operations associates to delivering growth on a $9B P&L. 


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Jonathan Greer is the GM leading the Hardlines seller growth team for the US marketplace. He leads a team of talented associates responsible for driving our 3P channel growth strategy enabled by new seller acquisition, strategic account management, and the creation of best-in-class seller and customer experiences. Jonathan has been at Walmart for 4 years and formerly led the category marketing teams for the Hardlines and Entertainment & Toys verticals. Prior to Walmart, Jonathan worked at the consumer electronics company Canary where he led Marketing and eCommerce and also spent 10 years in the Retail practice at Deloitte Consulting where he focused on Omnichannel growth and transformation strategies.


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Emily Griffis has been a Walmart associate for 16 years with a background in Payroll Tax, large-scale global system implementations for Supplier Master Data, and is currently a Project Manager on the Supplier Services team.  In her current role, she primarily focuses on enhancing and streamlining the supplier onboarding experience for our suppliers and internal teams.


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When Kelly Bottenfield was younger, she was always fascinated by how companies built lasting relationships with their consumers. A graduate of Penn State University with a degree in Industrial-Organizational Psychology and Business, her career in CPG began as the Director of Marketing at Whole Foods Market’s then-flagship store in Boulder, CO. From there, she had the opportunity to move into a position as a National Sales Development Manager at Allegro Coffee, followed by time spent as a Regional Sales Manager at the snack-based powerhouse Food Should Taste Good as well as a position as the Director of Sales at Spindrift Beverage Company. However, it was her position as the Senior Sales Manager at Rhythm Super Foods LLC. that would provide an opportunity that would have a lasting impression on her life and career.

Overloaded by Rhythm’s growing popularity, Kelly found herself hiring for the position of Southeast Area Sales Manager. It was at that time that she received an application from a young up-and-coming entrepreneur named Beatrice Dixon. Not only was Beatrice perfect for the position, but Kelly was impressed by the fact that ‘Bea’ was also laying the foundation for her own brand; the Honey Pot Company, a plant-derived intimate care line with the goal of providing consumers with “better for you” and innovative vaginal wellness products. Kelly was blown away; herself passionate about equal rights, empowerment and access to all-things health, Kelly and Bea became fast-friends as well as a powerful business partnership. When The Honey Pot Company got their initial product line into a national retailer their lives, and careers, were about to change forever.   

Now, as the Chief Sales Officer at the Honey Pot Company, Kelly uses her 24+ years of experience in the CPG and personal wellness industry to focus on her passion for innovating and improving the world of intimate care. Together with Bea and the rest of the expanding Honey Pot team and their growing number of partners around the world, their incredible life-changing work continues…    


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Aisha Chottani is the founder of Moment, the first beverage that replicates the feeling of meditation. Aisha is a health fundie and launched Moment as a way to support others in a more mindful life. Prior to Moment, Aisha worked as a consultant at McKinsey & Co. for five years, working with other CPG companies to scale and optimize operations. Aisha has completed her MBA from Harvard Business School



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