Medline Industries Inc. based in Mundelein has promoted Sue MacInnes to the newly created position of chief market solutions officer, and Stu Schneider will assume the role of chief marketing officer.
MacInnes has been with Medline since 1985 in pivotal sales and management positions of increasing responsibility. As the company’s chief marketing officer for the past 10 years, she oversaw the marketing strategy and sales efforts for 20 different product divisions and was integral in helping the company’s annual sales grow to nearly $6 billion. In her new position, she will be responsible for setting strategy to expand Medline’s presence among the country’s largest health and academic systems and grow the business through innovative, cost-effective solutions for today’s new healthcare market.
Schneider has been with Medline since 2010, most recently as group president, where he led product innovation and market expansion in several of Medline’s product divisions. He will replace MacInnes as chief marketing officer where he will be responsible for developing and implementing growth strategies for Medline across all its product and sales divisions. Prior to joining Medline, he served as senior director, Huggies Brand, and marketing director/platform leader, Cottonelle & Scott Brands, for Kimberly-Clark.