Director of Online Marketing
Rich Lesperance leads online marketing for Walgreens, which has grown into one of the strongest retail networks in the country with over 7,100 stores since the first store opened in 1901. After Walgreens launched its first Ecommerce division in 2009, Rich was hired to modernize their online and multichannel marketing capabilities, by defining their marketing strategy and launching new digital channels.
Prior to Walgreens, Rich was the most senior executive at CircuitCity.com responsible for the online customer experience, where he launched their social media strategy and drove customer satisfaction scores to a record high. Before Circuit City he led various direct marketing and merchandising teams at Dell over 7 years, including their flagship US consumer notebook business.
Rich has an MBA from the University of Michigan and a BA from Northwestern. In his free time he loves music, home improvement, and chasing after his three small children.