Janis Leigh

Janis Leigh
Janis Leigh
EVP & Chief People Officer
Giant Eagle
Janis Leigh is a strategic people leader with a breadth of experience across all facets of human resources. Janis joined Giant Eagle in 2021 as EVP and Chief People Officer, overseeing all aspects of the HR function, including talent acquisition, organizational effectiveness, total rewards, program management and diversity. Recently, Janis has taken on oversight for the Corporate Affairs function.

Prior to joining Giant Eagle, Janis served as the EVP and Chief Human Resources Officer for Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC), a retail business group, where she implemented numerous successful people strategies for leading retailers including Saks Fifth Avenue and Saks OFF 5th. She is most proud of leading HR teams that provide exceptional HR support and are trusted partners to the business.

Speaking in:

January 15
1:30 pm2:00 pm
Expo, Level 1, Expo Stage 1
To get locations doing the right thing quickly and consistently, retailers need to get really good at driving behavioral change at scale. Particularly with the rise of AI, sustainable change management is essential to adopting and capitalizing on these emerging technologies effectively. In this session, we’ll share a success story: grocery retailer Giant Eagle's digital adoption strategy that led… Read more