Joel is an accomplished, seasoned leader with 28 years of retail experience. He specializes in Sam’s Club channel, serving ten years at in-store operations and 18 years at the home office. For ten years, Joel led the Merchandising and Replenishment Support Team for Sam’s Item File providing daily support, counsel, and project management expertise for business customers. During this time, Joel developed expertise in the GS1 governance and use of barcodes on a product. He was part of many enterprise-level projects such as WERCS, GRS, and Sam’s Online Item File (Item Link).