Kaspien Holdings Inc. (“Kaspien” or the “Company”), a leading e-commerce marketplace growth platform, announced that the Company has promoted senior finance executive and organizational leader Brock Kowalchuk to the position of interim Chief Executive Officer, effective March 11, 2022.
Kowalchuk joined Kaspien in September of 2018 as the Senior Vice President of Finance before being promoted a year later to Chief Financial Officer of Kaspien, Inc. Prior to Kaspien, Kowalchuk spent 7 years at Goldman Sachs in roles of increasing responsibility.
“I have full faith in Brock’s stewardship abilities to lead the company,” said Kaspien Board member and Company Co-Founder Tom Simpson. “Brock knows Kaspien and our partners inside and out, and his financial and operational acumen are unmatched. Over the last four years, he has earned and maintained the respect from employees throughout the organization. Brock brings the right combination of vision, pragmatism, and humanity needed to drive a relationship-centric business such as ours.”
Kowalchuk added: “I’m honored to be entrusted with this responsibility and believe fully in Kaspien’s value to our partners because of our incredibly talented people. Kaspien has a strong and proud heritage. We have the right team, tools, and over a decade of sales data to take the company to the next level. I’m looking forward to sharing more about our updated strategic focuses in the near future.”