Former EVP & CMO, Staples, Inc.
Frank Bifulco recently retired from Staples after having served as Executive Vice President and CMO, reporting to the CEO serving as a member of the Company’s senior leadership team.
Immediately prior to joining Staples in June 2014, he was founder and managing director of Frank Bifulco & Associates, a marketing and business consultancy serving a wide range of clients including manufacturers, retailers, private equity firms and non-profit enterprises. He has been appointed to 5 boards (York Wall Coverings, Yankee Candle, Things Remembered, DentalPlans.com and OwnerIQ) and has served as an adjunct professor of marketing at the Boston College Carroll School of Management.
Frank attended the United States Military Academy at West Point, earning a BS degree in Engineering and Management and graduating magna cum laude. He subsequently received two advanced degrees—MS in Engineering Science at Cornell University and MA in Business Management at Central Michigan University.
Frank is married and has two grown children, a son, Brad, and a daughter, Lisa. He and his wife, Patti, reside in Boston’s Back Bay.