Jason Read joined Wawa 4 years ago as the Director of Store Operations for Region 1 which includes Central and North Jersey and Southern Bucks Co. Pennsylvania. These 110+ stores see annual sales of over $700 million and 400 million fuel gallons dispensed and a total people organization of 4,500 passionate Associate / Owners. Prior to Wawa, Jason worked for Starbucks Coffee Company for 14 years in roles across all domestic business operations including food service, License Stores and Company Owned stores.
Jason holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management with a minor in International Finance, and an MBA. He sits on the Advisory Board for Rutgers University, the Board of Directors of the New Jersey Food Council, the Board of the Wawa Foundation, and the Operator’s Advisory Council at Winsight Media / CSP.
Jason is a passionate risk taker that enjoys seeing his team collaborate to solve problems that impact store associates and customers.