Paul E. Beahm
SVP, Merchandising for Health and Wellness, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Beahm has been with Wal-Mart his entire career. He joined the company in 1987 as a Pharmacy Manager. He rose through the ranks of pharmacy until 2005, when he was promoted to Senior Vice President and General Merchandise Manager over the Hard Home Division; in 2007 he was promoted to Senior Vice President and General Merchandise Manager over Pharmacy and in 2009 became SVP of merchandising for Health and Wellness. Prior to joining Wal-Mart, he managed a small independent group of pharmacies from 1985 to 1987 in St. Louis. Beahm has a BS in Pharmacy from the St. Louis University College of Pharmacy, St. Louis, Missouri.