Thomas A. Farello
Senior Vice President of Operations
PETCO Animal Supplies, Inc.
United States of America
Mr. Thomas A. Farello, also known as Tom, serves as Senior Vice President of Operations at Petco Holdings, Inc. Mr. Farello serves as Senior Vice President of Operations at PETCO Animal Supplies, Inc. Mr. Farello joined Petco in 2006. He served as Senior Vice President for Retail Operations at Shaw’s Supermarkets/Star Markets from 2000 to 2006. Previously, Mr. Farello served several executive positions at various grocery retail subsidiaries of the Fleming Companies, Inc., where he served as Chief Executive Officer and President of Rainbow Food Stores from 1996 to 2000 and President of Hyde Park Markets from 1994 to 1996. He served as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Retail Operations for Red Food Stores, part of the Ahold USA Group from 1990 to 1994. Mr. Farello serves on the Board of Mascotas y Compañla, S.A.P.I de C.V. He held various leadership positions at H.E. Butt Grocery Company (HEB) from 1980 to 1990. Mr. Farello earned a Bachelor’S Degree in Business Administration from Miami University of Ohio and an MBA from Xavier University.