A Better Future for Surplus
Edward J. KolodzieskiEdward J. Kolodzieski has served as a director of Liquidity Services since November 2015, bringing over 35 years of leadership experience across traditional and e-commerce retail supply chain operations, sourcing, and merchandising. Mr. Kolodzieski retired with Walmart Stores, Inc. as Executive Vice President of Global Sourcing, responsible for the global procurement of goods and services. Additionally, he previously served as Chief Executive Officer of Walmart Japan and Chief Operating Officer of Walmart International where he was responsible for operations, merchandising, marketing and new format development for all countries outside the U.S. Prior to joining Walmart, Mr. Kolodzieski was President of Acme Markets of Virginia, a regional supermarket with operations in five states. In addition to Liquidity Services, Mr. Kolodzieski also serves as Chairman of the Board for Archway Marketing Services and is a director for Vi-Jon, Inc. Previously, he served as Chairman of the Board for The Seiyu Ltd, a Japanese retail group that was traded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange and is today a wholly-owned subsidiary of Walmart Stores, Inc. Mr. Kolodzieski holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business management from the University of South Florida and a master’s degree in business from the University of Tampa.