Kerrie Lopez (Cornell ’11) is the Head of Merchandising Marketing for Thrive Market, where she leads all shopper marketing efforts to connect brands with the company’s more than 1 million highly engaged members. Ms. Lopez previously worked as a category lead for the fresh business at Jet.com, focused on dairy, beverage, and cross-category initiatives such as managing the artisanal and local food assortment. She was also part of the original team to bring Jet’s first private brand to market.
Prior to joining Jet, Ms. Lopez managed makeup and private brands at Birchbox, strategically sourcing samples for the monthly beauty subscription box, negotiating full-size products for the growing e-commerce site, and overseeing marketing plans for beauty powerhouses like LVMH and The Estée Lauder Companies. She started her career in subscription marketing at Time, Inc., after graduating from the College of Agriculture & Life Sciences at Cornell University. Ms. Lopez currently resides in N.Y. with her husband and son.