Brian Tilzer

Chief Digital & Technology Officer at Best Buy Co., Inc.

Brian Tilzer

Brian Tilzer

Chief Digital & Technology Officer at Best Buy Co., Inc.

Overview
RelSci Relationships

2391

Number of Boards

4

Birthday

1971

Age

48

Relationships
RelSci Relationships are individuals Brian Tilzer likely has professional access to. A relationship does not necessarily indicate a personal connection.

Fellow Member at Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chairman at Fox Run Capital Associates

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Managing Partner, Investment at Leonard Green & Partners LP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President at International Paper Co.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at The Warnaco Group, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chief Executive Officer & Director at Signet Jewelers Ltd.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Guess Visiting Professor in Fashion & Fashion Business at New York University - Gallatin School of Individualized Study

Relationship likelihood: Strong

President & Chief Executive Officer at Mass Technology Leadership Council, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Best Buy Co., Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chief Operating Officer at Best Buy Co., Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Paths to Brian Tilzer
Potential Connections via
Relationship Science
You
Brian Tilzer
Chief Digital & Technology Officer at Best Buy Co., Inc.
Education
Undergraduate Degree

Tufts University is a private research university located in Medford/Somerville, near Boston, in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. The university is organized into ten schools, including two undergraduate programs and eight graduate divisions, on four campuses in Massachusetts and the French Alps. The university emphasizes active citizenship and public service in all of its disciplines and is known for its internationalism and study abroad programs.

MBA

The Wharton School is the business school of the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Wharton was the world’s first collegiate business school and the first business school in the United States. It was established in 1881 through a donation of Joseph Wharton.

Career History
Chief Digital & Technology Officer
2018 - Current

Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE: BBY) is the global leader in consumer electronics, with more than 1,400 large and small-format locations, more than 160,000 employees, $50B in annual revenue and the 11th largest retail website in the United States. Our “Blue Shirt” sales associates and Geek Squad agents are the authority on consumer electronics, delivering unbiased, knowledgeable advice hundreds of millions of times a year and offering unmatched support for the lifetime of the products we sell. Shop our competitively priced products and services at http://www.bestbuy.com/ or stop by one of our Best Buy or Best Buy Mobile stores to touch, test and try the latest technology. Since its inception in 1966, Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE:BBY) has grown steadily and enhanced its business through inspired innovations. We’re continually transforming into a dynamic, customer-driven, talent-powered company that focuses on enhancing our customers’ enjoyment of technology. Like many companies, we come from humble beginnings. We’ve been challenged signi?cantly from time to time and we’ve learned, changed and grown from each of these challenges. Today, Best Buy operates a global portfolio of brands with a commitment to growth and innovation. Our employees strive to provide customers around the world with superior experiences by responding to their unique needs and aspirations. This commitment to growth and customers has driven strong, consistent earnings growth. Retail is a business that requires constant innovation, new ideas, new ways to delight our customers and new ways to work together. To meet the unique product and service needs of our customers, our stores and operating models are being transformed to shift our focus from product-centric to customer-centric ? a move that poises Best Buy to truly offer the entertainment and technology solutions that meet our customers’ needs, end-to- end.

Director
Tenure Unconfirmed

Zale Corp. operates as a specialty retailer of fine jewelry. The company was founded by Morris B. Zale and William Zale on March 29, 1924 and is headquartered in Irving, TX.

Senior Vice President of Global eCommerce
2010 - 2013

Staples is the world's largest office products company and a trusted source for office solutions. We provide products, services and expertise in the categories of office supplies, technology, furniture, Copy & Print, and cleaning and breakroom. Staples was founded in 1986, and today has annual sales of $25 billion, ranking second in the world in eCommerce sales. With 90,000 associates worldwide, Staples has a presence in more than 26 countries throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia — bringing easy to offices and consumers everywhere. Staples headquarters is located outside of Boston, Massachusetts.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2017 - Current

Signet is the largest specialty retail jeweler by sales in the US and UK, and also has stores in the Republic of Ireland and Channel Islands. Signet is incorporated in Bermuda and its address and telephone number are shown on the cover of this document. Its corporate website is www.signetjewelers.com, from where documents that the Company is obliged to file or furnish with the US Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") may be viewed or downloaded free of charge. On September 11, 2008, Signet Group plc became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Signet Jewelers Limited, a new company incorporated in Bermuda under the Companies Act 1981 of Bermuda, following the completion of a scheme of arrangement approved by the High Court of Justice in England and Wales under the UK Companies Act 2006. Shareholders of Signet Group plc became shareholders of Signet Jewelers Limited, owning 100% of that company. Signet Jewelers Limited is governed by the laws of Bermuda. Effective January 31, 2010, Signet became a foreign issuer subject to the rules and regulations of the US Securities Exchange Act of 1934 ("Exchange Act") applicable to domestic US issuers. Prior to this date, Signet was a foreign private issuer and filed with the SEC its annual report on Form 20-F. Signet's US division operated 1,318 stores in all 50 states at January 28, 2012. Its stores trade nationally in malls and off-mall locations as Kay Jewelers ("Kay"), and regionally under a number of well-established mall-based brands. Destination superstores trade nationwide as Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry ("Jared"). Based on publicly available data, Signet's US division was the largest specialty jeweler in the US in calendar 2011 with sales approximately twice those of the next biggest such retailer. The UK division's stores trade as "H.Samuel," "Ernest Jones," and "Leslie Davis," and are situated in prime 'High Street' locations (main shopping thoroughfares with high pedestrian traffic) or major shopping malls. The UK division operated 535 stores at January 28, 2012, including 14 stores in the Republic of Ireland and three in the Channel Islands. Based on publicly filed accounts, Signet's UK division was the largest specialty retailer of fine jewelry in the UK with sales in calendar 2010 almost twice those of the next biggest such retailer

Board Member
Tenure Unconfirmed

Zale Corp. operates as a specialty retailer of fine jewelry. The company was founded by Morris B. Zale and William Zale on March 29, 1924 and is headquartered in Irving, TX.

Member, Board of Trustees
2016 - Current

The Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC) is the region’s leading technology association and the premier network for tech executives, entrepreneurs, investors and policy leaders. MassTLC’s purpose is to accelerate innovation by connecting people from across the technology landscape, providing access to industry-leading content and ideas and offering a platform for visibility for member companies and their interests.

Member, Board of Directors
Prior - 2014

The Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange, Inc. operates internet business and marketing association. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Boston, MA.

Public Holdings
Restricted data only for RelSci Professional users.
This web site is not endorsed by, directly affiliated with, maintained, authorized, or sponsored by Brian Tilzer. The use of any trade name or trademark is for identification and reference purposes only and does not imply any association with the trademark holder. The Presence of Brian Tilzer's profile does not indicate a business or promotional relationship of any kind between RelSci and Brian Tilzer.