Chief Digital and Technology Officer, Pizza Hut Global
Joe Park is the Chief Digital and Technology Officer for Pizza Hut Global and is responsible for leading omnichannel customer experiences, e-commerce, and restaurant technologies across 100+ markets and 11,000 restaurants along with full P&L responsibility for Pizza Hut Digital Ventures a SaaS company. He recently served as the Chief Innovation Officer for Yum! Brands, Inc. and led the development of disruptive innovations such as robotics, artificial intelligence, and autonomous vehicles to test and scale across the brands to provide world-class customer experiences, uplifting team member experiences, and winning unit economics. Joe has a career track record of driving sustainable change and developing world class teams across the energy, healthcare, retail, financial services, and restaurant industry. Prior to Yum! Brands, he was Vice President of Associate Digital Experience and Enterprise Architecture at Walmart where he was responsible for infrastructure, digital workplace and retail platforms and products. He also held various leadership positions at GE. He currently serves on the board of directors of Cottingham & Butler and advisory boards of Social Mobile and Compass Experience Labs. Joe is a graduate of Northwestern University with a Master’s in Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with a Bachelor of Science.