John E. Fleming, 60, is currently serving as Interim Chief Executive Officer of r21Holdings, Inc., a specialty retailer of young men and women's casual apparel and accessories, where he has served as a member of its Board of Directors since August 2017. He has served as a member of the Advisory Board of UNTUCKit LLC, a casual men’s apparel company, since December 2017, and as a member of the Board of Directors of The Visual Comfort Group, a lighting company that serves both wholesale and direct to consumer channels, since May 2017. Additionally, Mr. Fleming has served as an independent director and advisor since August 2016. Previously, Mr. Fleming was the Chief Executive Officer of Global eCommerce at Uniqlo Co. Ltd., a Japanese casual wear designer, manufacturer and retailer, from October 2013 to August 2016. Prior to that, he was at Walmart, Inc. (“Walmart”), a multinational retail corporation, from 2000 to 2010, where he held a number of executive positions, including Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer (2005 to 2006) and Executive Vice President, Chief Merchandising Officer (2007 to 2010). From 2001 to 2005, Mr. Fleming was the Chief Executive Officer of Walmart.com, Walmart’s e-commerce platform, and was the Chief Merchandising Officer in 2000. He began his career at Dayton Hudson, previously a department store chain, and rose through the ranks to become the Senior Vice President of Merchandising. He was at Dayton Hudson from 1981 to 2000. Since April 2005, Mr. Fleming has served on the Board of Directors of USA Hockey Foundation, the philanthropic arm of USA Hockey. Mr. Fleming received his BA from Colorado College.
Mr. Fleming received his BA from Colorado College.