Position: Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer and Customer Offer Development

Adam Holyk is the senior vice president, chief marketing officer and customer offer development for Walgreen Co., based in Deerfield, Illinois. He has responsibility for the Walgreens marketing, media, creative and brand strategy supporting retail, pharmacy and healthcare. He also leads development of Walgreens future customer value propositions, formats and operating models including new partnerships.

Holyk joined Walgreens in 2011 as divisional vice president, developing Walgreens Balance® Rewards customer loyalty program. He was elevated in 2012 to group Vice President assuming responsibility for insights and data analytics. More recently, in 2015, he was appointed to lead corporate strategy development for Walgreens Boots Alliance working on healthcare partnerships. 

Prior to joining Walgreens, he was a vice president for dunnhumby, a leading marketing insights and analytics consultancy based in New York. Earlier, he served as a vice president for Shoppers Drug Mart, managing its loyalty program and customer marketing. Holyk started his career at Loblaw Companies Limited, Canada's largest food distributor. 

Holyk earned his master of business administration degree from York University's Schulich School of Business. He also holds a juris doctor from Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto and a bachelor of arts degree from the University of Guelph.