Todd Vasos is the Chief Executive Officer of Dollar General.
Vasos joined Dollar General in December 2008 as the Executive Vice President, Division President and Chief Merchandising Officer responsible for merchandising, marketing and global sourcing. He was named Chief Operating Officer in November 2013, responsible for store operations, supply chain and merchandising.
Prior to joining Dollar General, Vasos was Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Longs Drugs, where he was responsible for all pharmacy and front-end marketing, merchandising, procurement, supply chain, advertising, store development, store layout, space allocation and the operation of three distribution centers.
Previously, Vasos served as Longs' Senior Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer for seven years. In that role, he spearheaded the company's successful private brand program, centralized key marketing and merchandising functions, significantly reduced inventory and developed and launched the company's "store within a store" concepts. Vasos also has served in leadership positions at Eckerd Drug Corp. and Phar-Mor Food and Drug Inc.
Vasos earned a bachelor's degree in marketing from Western Carolina University. He was named 2010 Merchant of the Year by Mass Market Retailers (MMR) magazine.