Donato joined Rent the Runway from Bowery Farming, where he most built the operations team. During his time at Bowery Farming, they raised $150M, launched two farms and expanded distribution from five stores to more than 100 grocery outlets. Before Bowery, he spent seven years at Amazon in several operational roles, including leading the North American Customer Returns, Worldwide Fresh, Worldwide Pantry and half of the North American Fulfillment Network. His time at Amazon Fresh coincided with its largest US growth period. Earlier in his career, Brian ran operations for General Motors, Diebold and Moen.