Gravitte will join The Emerson Group on June 1 as COO reporting to Scott Emerson, corporate president, chairman and CEO for Emerson.
Gravitte will lead the company's marketing, logistics and Consulting capabilities, working in Emerson's corporate offices in Philadelphia, Emerson announced in an email to clients on Wednesday.
"Roger brings 30 years of leadership and industry experience," Emerson
"As part of our plan for the future, Marilynn will develop and head/lead our new Special Markets and Natural Channel expansion and cross over brands from mass," Emerson
"Over the past 15 years he
has built and lead our team at Walgreens
leadership and passion for our business has been instrumental in growing our company to almost $2 billion in sales," Emerson
In addition to his
current responsibilities as president, Wellinger will become chairman of the Emerson Group executive committee, and along with this role, he
will Chair Emerson's
most valued partner board.
"I am very excited to announce the above additions," Emerson