DEERFIELD, Ill. — Helayna Minsk has joined Walgreens as group vice president of retail brands.
A former Johnson & Johnson executive, Minsk takes over that role from Beth Stiller, who in late March left Walgreens to join Massage Envy as chief commercial officer.
Minsk brings more than 25 years of experience in brand marketing, innovation, product development and activation to Walgreens. Her work has covered health care, skin care and personal care, as well as the U.S. and global markets.
Most recently, Minsk served as vice president of consumer marketing for J&J China, a post she held from January 2013 to April 2015. From January 2012 to December 2012, she was J&J’s vice president of business development for consumer health care. She earlier was the company’s vice president of global franchise marketing for women’s health, holding that post from February 2008 to December 2011.
Minsk also worked at Unilever as marketing director for laundry from 2003 to 2007.