Ron Wilson is president of international for Best Buy Co. Inc. In this role, he guides the vision and strategic direction for the company’s operations in Canada and Mexico.
Ron began his career at Best Buy more than 25 years ago on the front lines of a Future Shop store in Edmonton, Alberta. Since then, he has worked in numerous leadership areas of the company, including merchandising, operations, marketing and e-commerce.
Since 2013, Ron has overseen a strategic plan that has driven the company toward providing a seamless experience for customers’ connected worlds. His leadership has been instrumental in introducing and implementing an in-store and online experience that builds long-term relationships with Canadian customers and provides excellent support and service before, during and after purchase.
Ron continues to lead the charge through introducing innovative ideas, including the company’s growth into expanded product assortment online, in-store pickup and optimizing the company’s delivery and fulfillment systems. He also led the successful consolidation of Future Shop into the Best Buy brand.
Ron serves on the board of directors for the Retail Council of Canada.