Target CMO Rick Gomez on Breaking Through Boundaries With Empathy And Confidence

Rick Gomez, CMO of Target, is the ideal role model for empathetic leadership, inclusivity, confidence and breaking through all the boundaries which provide an “unmistakably Target” experience for his guests.  Not only is Rick changing the game in Retail, but his personal story of success demonstrates his resilience and determination to break through glass ceilings and represent multiple communities in his leadership role, as a gay Latino. As his proud, and very involved, Latino father said, “WE got the job. You better not screw it up”.

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nadine.dietz@adweek.com Nadine Dietz is chief community officer at Adweek and host of the CMO Moves podcast.