Doug Jossem ’01

  • Head of Food, Walmart Connect


With over two decades of media, advertising and management experience, Doug Jossem is the Head of Food, Beverage and Alcohol for Walmart Connect – The largest retailer and grocer in the world.  Doug is responsible for leading a cross functional sales team, creating go to market strategies to maximize revenue and grow margins, and effectively exceeds corporate goals.  He oversees the largest sales division at Walmart Connect that helps brands connect to consumers.  Prior to Walmart Connect, Doug has held various leadership roles, including Chief Revenue officer of Vice Media Group, where he ran Digital, TV, a Creative Agency, Studio Business, operations, Marketing and more.  He had two tours at Twitter for a total of 9 years, first as the National Director of CPG and then as the Head of International Content Partnerships. He has also held revenue roles at Yahoo!, CNN and Comedy Central. 

Doug is an active advisor for early stage companies, an angle investor and is involved with many non profit organizations.  Doug graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a BA in communications.  Doug currently resides in Long Island NY with his wife and two sons.