Mike Kirschner was named Executive Vice President of E-Commerce for Office Depot, Inc. in April 2014. In this role, Kirschner is responsible for managing all North America websites for the Company’s direct-to-consumer and online business customers, setting strategic direction to grow profitable sales while developing an omni-channel shopping experience aimed at increasing share of wallet.
Previously, Kirschner served as Senior Vice President, E-Commerce for Office Depot. Kirschner is a tech-savvy business leader who understands the tremendous opportunity that Office Depot has to grow its online business. He has been part of Office Depot’s Information Technology department for more than 14 years and has been involved with Office Depot’s online platforms since 1996. During this timeframe, he has held positions of increased scope and responsibility, including: Director, Systems Development; Vice President, Corporate Systems Development; Vice President, IT Applications & CAA; Vice President, Information Technology; and Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer. His professional experience prior to Office Depot includes service with Deloitte and Touche LLP, Salomon Brothers, and IBM.
Kirschner holds a BS in Management Information Systems and an MBA in Finance from the University of South Florida.