R. Shawn Neville is President of Retail Branding and Information Solutions for Avery Dennison Corporation. He was appointed to his current position in 2009. In his role, Mr. Neville is responsible for creating and executing profitable growth strategies through innovation, commercial development, and manufacturing and operational execution, primarily supporting the global retail and apparel industries.
Prior to joining Avery Dennison, Mr. Neville spent 15 years in the global footwear and apparel industry in executive roles, including President of Keds Corporation, a division of Collective Brands Inc., and Chief Executive Officer of the Footaction USA retail chain. He also held a
number of senior positions at Reebok International, including Senior Vice President and General Manager, North America and Managing Director, Reebok France and European Operations. Mr. Neville started his career in consumer products with Procter and Gamble and led retail and direct marketing industry development at VISA USA.
Mr. Neville earned a Bachelor of Science in business administration degree from the University of Denver.