Global Grocery Strategy
With his finger on the pulse of the consumer, Mathis has extensive experience developing brands from the ground up and bringing hundreds items to market. He offers a consumer and data-centric approach to growth, and has uncovered and built customized, sustainable marketing and sales growth platforms for hundreds of brands and leading retailers, including Whole Foods and The Fresh Market. Having led innovation and natural foods strategy at Kroger for the past 4 years, Mathis is a pioneer at scaling today’s largest growth brands — some of which include Chobani, SkinnyPop, Bai, Halo Top, Dr. Bronners, and Acure. And it was during his recent time at Kroger that sales grew to over $16B to become the #1 grocery retailer for natural and organic products in 2017.
“Bringing better food to more people, one brand at a time”
Brand Experience: Kettle, Hi-Ball, Skinny Pop, Enlightened Ice Cream, Simple Truth, Plant-Based Foods Association, Endangered Species, Tate’s Bake Shop, The New Primal, Caveman, Paqui, Artisan Tropic, Chung’s, Bada Bean Bada Boom, Cloud10