As we kick off another holiday season, November reminds us to give thanks for the many blessings in our lives and to enjoy our friends and family. Here at LP Magazine we are also thankful for all of you that are part of our extended family, to include approximately 70 industry leaders that are celebrating moves and promotions this month.
All of us throughout the loss prevention community are proud of the accomplishments of those that have worked hard and earned a new place along the loss prevention career path. Whatever our professional goals and aspirations might be and whatever skills and experiences have helped forge our loss prevention careers, we have to find and seize the opportunities to learn, grow, and progress.
Please join us in congratulating the following individuals on their recent career moves and promotions.
November 21st – November 27th
Gabriel Levit, CFI was promoted to director of brand enforcement at Luxottica.
Michael Gray is now division vice president at Dollar General.
Jesse Larson is now systems developer / business development manager at InstaKey Security Systems.
Nick Hund is now a market asset protection manager at Sam’s Club.
Alex Roman was promoted to manager – operations implementation at The Home Depot.
Vanessa Aviles was promoted to district asset protection manager at JCPenney.
Michael Hanson is now senior executive vice president for public affairs at the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA).
John Flowers was promoted to market manager at Walmart.
Javier Leal was promoted to vice president of asset protection and security at Vallarta Supermarkets.
Richard Gutierrez was promoted to director of asset protection and Security at Vallarta Supermarkets.
Dylan Hundley was promoted to loss prevention systems analyst at Nordstrom.
Joseph Piscioneri is now a market auditor/investigator for Family Dollar/Dollar Tree.
November 14th – November 20th
Alexandria Hampton is now an asset protection and safety analyst at Southeastern Grocers.
Michael Burch, CFI was named vice president of risk management and asset protection at The Green Solution.
Nikki Swiney is now a regional loss prevention manager at AutoZone.
Brooke Smith is now director of security at MaxSent.
Dominic Ward is now a district loss prevention manager at Nike.
Craig M. Gage, SMS is now director of safety and security at HelloFresh.
Matthew Robinett CCSP was promoted to director of operations – supply chain at Macy’s.
Wes Smith is now an account executive – regional commercial sales at Securitas Electronic Security.
Chris Kelly was promoted to regional investigations manager – Canada at Nordstrom.
Meredith Plaxco, LPC was promoted to senior director, loss prevention and safety at PetSmart.
Nikki Esguerra, LPC is now an asset protection solutions partner at Walgreens.
Barry McDonnell was elected the new mayor of Camas, Washington.
Bob Oberosler has been named senior vice president of loss prevention at Dollar Tree.
Omar Nuhoglu is now head of security and loss prevention at The Iconic (Australia).
Steve Sturgill, LPC is now manager of logistics investigations at Amazon.
Ken Matheson, LPC was promoted to project manager at Verizon.
Randy Johnson is now corporate director of loss prevention at BMC – Building Materials and Construction Solutions.
Tommy Milligan is now a district loss prevention investigator at The TJX Companies.
Guillermo Rossette Aguilar was promoted to head of loss prevention MX at Mercado Libre (Mexico).
Kwame Acree, CFI was promoted to director of loss prevention at Hermès.
Angel Torres, LPC was promoted to regional loss prevention manager at The Gilbert Company.
Robert Galaviz is now an asset protection training specialist at Randalls Food Market.
Jeff Turk is now an area asset protection leader at Big Lots Stores.
Jackie Mossberger was promoted to loss prevention manager, analytics at Cost Plus World Market.
Harjot Sahota, LPC was recently named director of safety and asset protection at Otter Co-op (Canada).
November 7th – November 13th
Carlos Vidot is now a regional loss prevention manager at Amazon.
Manny Carrillo was recently promoted to district asset protection manager at Lowe’s.
Scott Smith was promoted to academy facilitator 1 at Walmart.
Michael McDonnell is now director of university safety at Savannah College of Art and Design.
Seth Wood was promoted to senior manager, ssset protection, intellectual property enforcement, Internet & Americas at Abercrombie & Fitch.
Nelson Badillo, CFI, LPC is now director of field loss prevention at Bealls.
Pamela Blank is now a regional loss prevention manager GSF at Amazon.
Daniel Lavin Hoyos is now a zone profit protection manager at JD Sports Fashion (UK).
Rachel Ramey was promoted to market asset protection manager at Walmart.
Max Chasin is now an organized retail crime investigator at Abercrombie & Fitch.
Kiara Coates was promoted to area manager at Nordstrom Rack.
Christopher Bellamy is now a regional loss prevention manager at Family Dollar.
Sam Ross is now a regional loss prevention manager at Hermès.
October 31st – November 6th
Rob Pope was promoted to senior manager supply chain asset protection at The Home Depot.
Martella Moore Jr. is now risk and compliance leader at IKEA Group.
Karvis Jernigan, CFI , CFE is now a regional loss prevention manager at Finish Line.
Matt W Lincoln, CFI is now loss prevention national leader – specialty retail stores at Amazon.
Larry Marioth was promoted to senior manager – capital resources – asset protection at L Brands.
Jeff Svoboda is now management analyst, internal audit & compliance department at Veterans Canteen Service.
Damon Ferguson is now an ORC investigator-south Atlantic region at The Home Depot.
Davion Mitchell is now a loss prevention manager at NAPA Auto Parts.
Jordon Peters was promoted to asset protection manager of central investigations at Bloomingdales.
Victoria To-Dowd, CFI was promoted to senior manager of asset protection at CVS Health.
Debbie (Gaxiola) Maples is now vice president of global loss prevention and corporate security at Williams-Sonoma.
Randy Vickers, LPC is now a district asset protection manager at Lowe’s Companies.
Joshua Smith, LPC was promoted to senior district loss prevention manager at Blain’s Farm & Fleet.
Patrick Parris, LPC is now a regional asset protection investigations auditor at American Freight Furniture & Mattress.
Anthony Clark is now a district manager of investigations at Macy’s.
Scott Tranum, CPP, CFI, LPC was promoted to senior director of global investigations and NC campus asset protection operations at Ralph Lauren.
To review the October “People on the Move” click here
Many of the loss prevention / asset protection career moves and promotions are reported to us by our career advisor partners. We are grateful for their collective efforts and diligence in delivering this information. If you would like to provide information pertaining to a recent promotion or career move that is not listed below, please email submissions to peopleonthemove (at) lpportal (dot) com.