Michael Bender


Bender is President and Chief Executive Officer of Eyemart Express, LLC, an eyecare retailer. Previously, Bender held a number of successive management positions at Walmart Inc. over eight years, having most recently served as Chief Operating Officer of Global eCommerce. Prior to Walmart, Bender held senior positions at Cardinal Health, Inc., a global, integrated healthcare services and products company, including President and General Manager – Retail and Alternate Care. Bender has also served as Vice President of Store Operations for L-Brands, Inc. – Victoria’s Secret Stores and has 15 years of experience with PepsiCo, Inc. where he held a variety of sales, finance and operating roles.

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