Roe J. McFarlane

Chicago, Illinois

EVP & Chief Digital Product Development & Marketing Officer, Follett Corporation

Experience at:
Follet Corporation - Higher Education Group, Redbox Automated Retail, Digital Solutions Group & Premedia Technologies

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    Where I've Worked

    Jan 2015 – Present

    EVP & Chief Digital Product Development & Marketing Officer

    Follett Corporation

    May 2013 – Jul 2016

    SVP Product Development - Retail eCommerce & Academic Technologies

    Follet Corporation - Higher Education Group

    Apr 2012 – May 2013

    Vice President- Product Management & Customer Experience

    Redbox Automated Retail

    Jan 2007 – Jan 2012

    Vice President, Product Management, Marketing, and Business Development

    Digital Solutions Group & Premedia Technologies

    Jan 2005 – Jan 2007

    Director, Product Management & Business Development

    Premedia & Dynamic Publishing Solutions

    Jan 2003 – Jan 2005

    Senior Product Manager

    Digital Solutions, Premedia Technologies

    Jan 2001 – Jan 2003

    Senior Product Manager, Creative Toolsets

    Corel Corporation

    Jan 1999 – Jan 2001

    Project Executive, International Investment Projects

    Department of Investment & Exports

    Jan 1994 – Jan 1999

    Policy Analyst, International Education Projects

    Department of Advanced Education (college / University)

    Jan 2012 – Dec 2012

    Vice President

    Redbox Automated Retail
    Where I've Studied


    Masters, International Business & Marketing

    University of New Brunswick-Canada


    Bachelors, Business

    St. Francis Xavier University - Canada

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    People I've Reported To

    People I've Worked With

    People Who've Reported to Me

    President, Follett Higher Education Group

    Reporting to the CEO of Follett Corporation, I am Responsible for eCommerce, Digital Marketing, Academic Tools and Programs, Campus B2B Marketing, Retail Store Marketing, Sales, Online & In-Store General Merchandising, Licensing, Store Planning and Design, Private Label Business (Fall Rush), and Follett's on Demand Customized Apparel Sales and Marketing.


    Administrative & Office

    Environmental Health & Safety

    General Manager/Location Manager

    Operations Management

    Plant & Facilities Management


    Process Management

    Quality Management

    Supply Chain & Logistics

    Government & Military

    In the Media

    Social Media