The Two Seasoned Executives Will Help the Mobile Retail Technology Company Elevate and Expand the New Age of “Commerce at Home”
Palo Alto, CA (February 17, 2021) – Enjoy, the mobile retail technology company that is ushering in the new age of “Commerce at Home,” announced today the appointment of Fareed Khan as Chief Financial Officer and Jonathan Mariner as Chief Administrative and People Officer and board member.
“We are thrilled to announce new members of our leadership team at Enjoy,” said Ron Johnson, CEO and Co-Founder of Enjoy. “Both Fareed and Jonathan bring a wealth of experience that will support Enjoy’s expansion and next phase as a company.”
Fareed Khan, Chief Financial Officer
Fareed has been a public-company CFO and COO for well over a decade in large multi-business companies as well as early-stage businesses in emerging industries. He brings with him deep expertise in driving significant strategic transformations encompassing accelerated M&A, portfolio transformation, and aggressive change management. As Enjoy’s CFO, Fareed will oversee the company’s global finance strategy, including accounting, treasury, investor relations, financial planning, and analysis.
Fareed joins Enjoy from several well-known and highly successful companies. Most recently Fareed was at Parallel where he spent two years focused on building the fundamentals to create a winning business model. Prior to that, he acted as Kellogg’s CFO where he returned the business to growth through acquisitions and divestitures and drove strong bottom line performance with broad-reaching efficiency programs. Fareed also spent nearly five years as CFO at US Foods leading the successful IPO of the business following several years of topline oriented business transformation.
Earlier in his career, he worked at USG Corporation where he led every key operating function including sales, marketing, supply chain and IT before rising to become President and CEO of USG’s core $4B revenue U.S. business. Fareed also spent six years at McKinsey & Company as a management consultant after starting his career as an engineer in the automotive and life sciences industries.
Jonathan Mariner, Chief Administrative and People Officer
Jonathan brings with him decades of skilled experience in corporate governance, strategic planning, treasury and corporate finance, and investment and risk management. As Enjoy’s Chief Administrative and People Officer, Jonathan will oversee the company’s people functions, drive company strategy, and ensure risk mitigation. Jonathan will also join Enjoy’s Board of Directors.
Prior to Enjoy, Jonathan was the founder and President of TaxDay, LLC and served as Senior Advisor to Overtime Sports. Jonathan was also the Interim Head of Regional Sports Networks for Fox Regional Sports Networks where he oversaw all programming, distribution, sales and operational functions. He also spent 14 years with Major League Baseball, Office of the Commissioner, as Executive VP, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Investment Officer.
Jonathan’s sports career also includes nine-years as Executive Vice President and CFO of the Florida Marlins Baseball Club and two years in a similar role at the Panthers Hockey Club. He currently is also the Chair of the Audit Committee for several boards including Tyson Foods Inc., Rocket Mortgage Inc., and McGraw Hill Education.
Enjoy is the mobile retail technology company that is unlocking “Commerce at Home” by providing a comprehensive retail experience in the comfort of a home. Enjoy partners with the world’s leading communications and technology companies to deliver the products their customers love, when and where they want them. Co-founded by Apple retail legend, Ron Johnson, Enjoy has pioneered a new retail experience that can do everything a traditional retail experience offers, but better, through its Mobile Retail Store. Enjoy has changed the way millions around the world experience purchasing new products through its Experts who offer delivery, setup, activation, data-transfers, product trade-ins, and additional shopping all in one convenient, free visit.
Enjoy is a mobile retail technology company that brings the store directly to the customer. Enjoy partners with the world’s leading communications and technology companies to deliver the products their customers love, when and where they want them. Co-founded by Apple retail legend, Ron Johnson, Enjoy has pioneered a new retail experience that can do everything a traditional retail experience offers, but better, through its Mobile Retail Store. Enjoy has changed the way millions of people around the world experience purchasing new products and currently operates in the U.S., Canada, and the UK. Headquartered in Palo Alto, CA Enjoy has raised more than $350 million, and has become the leader in the re-emergence of “commerce at home.” To learn more about Enjoy, please visit: www.enjoy.com