Craig Espelien

Founder and President

Since 2012, Craig Espelien has been working in Resource One. Craig Espelien is a well-qualified Chief Marketing Officer with over 40 years of work experience. According to Craig's CV and work profile, this professional has worked at more than ten companies with numerous backgrounds and got different skills. Craig attended school at the University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management from 1986 to 1989. Craig can be found in San Diego, California – where this expert is currently located. You can search for the person's e-mail and phone. We can also provide you additional contact information upon request.
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Last Update
Jul 11, 2022
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San Diego, CA


R1 Holdings
Chief Marketing Officer


Consumer Goods

Work History

Chief Marketing Officer

Greater St. Louis Area
Product & Supplier Development; Company and Program Marketing
from Aug 2012

Vice President

Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
I am creating and launching a national brand sales & marketing group, a virtual broker network and an industry consulting platform around supplier and retailer collaboration and innovati...
Oct 2011 — Sep 2012

Advisory Board Member

All natural branded food products with an additional nutritional benefit. Recently (October 2010) launched 80 SKU's in strategic relationship with Walmart Canada. Advise team on procuremen...
Jan 2009 — Jan 2012

Vice President/Managing Director

CROSSMARK is a national sales and marketing company focused on developing business relationships with customers and clients and customers focused on the leadership and managementof strategic...
Jul 2009 — May 2011

Vice President - Product Development & Global Sourcing

Led the creation and execution or rigorous processes in Product Development, Global Sourcing, Quality Assurance and Design. Provided the strategy and leadership to the team that reworked pa...
Aug 2007 — Dec 2008


E&S Global: Boutique consulting firm specializing in change management and strategic alignment & planning. I helped companies better understand their competitive space and align st...
2006 — 2007

General Director

Transformed Supervalu's Private Brand Program: Evolved Preferred Products Inc. (wholly owned subsidiary) to a corporate department and created an entirely new buyng process, go to market pro...
Feb 1989 — Aug 2006

Vice President of Marketing

Developed category management planning and marketing programs for a mid-size private label food broker. Managed both proprietary brands and managed brand accounts.
Jan 1998 — Oct 1998

Vice President of Marketing

Responsible for marketing Supervalu's private label program. Developed and launched category management processes and protocols for private label. Created and executed a system wide sales ...
1993 — 1997

Store Management

Manage all facets of departmental and store operations
1978 — 1989


Marketing Director
Sales Specialist
Consumer Goods Professional
Vice President
Founding Member
Chief Executive
Services Professional
Sales Representative
Commodities Clerk
Brokerage Clerk


Product Development
Consumer Products
Brand Management
Strategic Planning
Business Planning
Marketing Strategy
Strategic Partnerships
Sales Operations
Shopper Marketing
Customer Insight
Cross Functional Team Leadership
P&L Management
Competitive Analysis
Start Ups
Supply Chain
Strategic Sourcing
Pricing Strategy
Team Building
Business Strategy
Business To Business

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The expert currently lives in San Diego, California.

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Where did Craig Espelien work?

The professional worked at Resource One, Consumer Products, Incorporated.

What education does Craig Espelien have?

Craig studied at the University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management from 1986 to 1989.

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This professional works in Consumer Goods industry.

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Craig has such skills as Product Development, Consumer Products, Retail, Strategy, Management, Brand Management, Grocery, Strategic Planning, Analytics, Budgets, and Business Planning.