Jim Morey is the Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing and Brand Officer for Wawa, Inc. Mr. Morey joined Wawa in March 2012 as the Chief Financial Officer, responsible for all Finance departments including Accounting, Internal Audit, Tax, Treasury, Planning and Analysis in addition to Loss Prevention, Enterprise Productivity and overall company strategy. In January 2014, Jim became Wawa’s Chief Operations Officer, responsible for all of Store Operations, Real Estate and Supply Chain while continuing to oversee Enterprise Productivity and overall strategy. In January 2017, Jim was promoted to his current role, in which he is responsible for Marketing and Information Technology.
Prior to joining Wawa, Mr. Morey was Group Vice President of Financial Strategy, Planning, Tax and Treasury for Bloomin’ Brands, parent company of Outback Steakhouse, Carrabba’s Italian Grill, Bonefish Grill and Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse. Before joining
Bloomin’ Brands in 2006, Mr. Morey spent the previous 13 years in various financial and operational roles with McDonald’s Corporation. Prior to that, he spent 4 years at Price Waterhouse, where he focused on middle market and growing companies.
Mr. Morey holds a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from Illinois State University, and obtained his Masters of Business Administration from Northwestern University.