Chief Marketing Officer, Sprouts Farmers Market
Shawn Gensch is the chief marketing officer for Sprouts and serves as a member of the Sprouts Executive Leadership Team. He is responsible for leading Sprouts’ marketing strategy, creative and production, designed to inspire and engage consumers and showcase the company’s healthy products and great value.
Shawn has more than 25 years of experience in marketing and finance with executive roles in both the retail and financial services industries. Prior to joining Sprouts, Shawn served as co-founder and chief executive officer of a start-up consumer loyalty company. Earlier, Shawn served as Target’s senior vice president of marketing, responsible for brand marketing, media, loyalty and public relations. He also served as president of Target Bank and led financial product development for the company. Previously, he was president and chief executive officer of Conseco Bank.
Shawn holds a B.S. in Accounting from Wisconsin-Eau Claire and is on the Board of Directors for GWG Holdings, Inc., Anser Innovation LLC., and One-n-ten based in Phoenix.