The Integritus Group is proud to announce the addition of industry veteran Mark Stinde, MBA, LPC as senior vice president of operations, retail and compliance, where he will be responsible for supporting the retail and compliance practice.
“We are extremely pleased that Mark Stinde will be joining our team,” said Kevin O’Brien, vice president of business development at The Integritus Group. “Mark has an extensive background in retail and is one of the key thought leaders in retail loss prevention and asset protection. He has experience in significant executive leadership roles in asset protection, operations, and safety with some of the largest retailers.”
Stinde brings with him an MBA from Southern Methodist University and over 35 years of experience in the retail world, having worked for several major national retail organizations. He most recently served as vice president of asset protection for Kroger, heading their entire US retail operation. Prior to that, he was the senior vice president of asset protection at JCPenney. Additionally, Stinde has led asset protection programs at other large retailers including serving as vice president of asset protection at 7-Eleven and vice president of asset protection at Circuit City. His experience also includes a variety of leadership roles in asset protection at Sears, The Home Depot, and Toys’R’Us. He is a dynamic leader who champions change that drives value to the business and improves results.
“I am so excited to join this innovative business where I am able to partner with retailers to mitigate loss, maintain compliance, and keep their locations safe,” said Stinde.
Stinde is a passionate supporter of the asset protection and loss prevention community. He is on the board of directors for the Loss Prevention Foundation, where he is also the secretary and holds the LPCertified credential. He also sits on the editorial board for LP Magazine.