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Wally Amerson

Wally Amerson
Market Manager
Sam's Clubs of Wisconsin

600 N. Springdale Road
Waukesha, WI 53186


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  • Business Management and Administration

Wally Amerson is a three year Market Manager overseeing total operations in 12 Sam’s Clubs with 1600 associates and 75 assistant managers in the state of Wisconsin. He is a 25 year veteran of retail management with Sam’s Club. Wally spent the first ten years of his career working in the Atlanta area moving his way up from a cart associate to an assistant manager. He was promoted to run his first club in Charlotte N.C. for two years then moved on to run a 100 million dollar club in Asheville N.C. for nine years where he was named club manager of the year twice. Wally was promoted to a Market Manager over Central Illinois for eight months where he was named Market Manager of the quarter for the Great Lakes in 2011. When not working Wally enjoys coaching his two children in basketball and baseball with his wife Nina. You can contact Wally at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Wally Amerson has built his 25 year management career with one of best known names in retail. Currently he oversees operations in 12 Sam’s Clubs with 1600 associates and 75 assistants throughout the state of Wisconsin. He began as a cart associate and worked his way into management, twice being named club manager of the year. Through his work with Sam’s Club, Wally shares insight with students on qualities and skills to be successful in big league retail management. (Running Time 24:21)