Michael (Mike) Amend

Michael (Mike) Amend
Former EVP, Omnichannel
J. C. Penney Company, Inc.

Last Updated: 03/06/2018

Executive Summary

Michael Amend served as Executive Vice President of Omnichannel for JCPenney between 2015 and 2018. Prior to joining JCPenney, he served as Vice President of Online, Mobile and Omnichannel for The Home Depot. Prior to Home Depot, Amend held various leadership roles at Dell, BEA Systems and Sprint Corporation.

Personal Attributes and Interests

  • Amend says that causes he cares about include children, education, science and technology.

Biographical Highlights

  • Amend holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Information Systems from Oklahoma State University.  He also attended the executive program in General Management, Finance, Marketing and Innovation at the University of California, Berkeley's Haas School of Business.
  • Chief Architect, eCommerce, Sprint Corporation (1999-2003)
  • Deputy CTO, BEA Systems, Inc. (2003-2008)
  • CTO, Global Online, Dell Inc. (2008-2011)
  • VP, Online, Mobile and Omnichannel, Home Depot (2011-2015)
  • EVP, Omnichannel, JCPenney Company, Inc. (2015-2018)

Other Boards and Organizations

  • Member, Board of Trustees , Texas Baptist Children's Home (2013-Present)

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Personal Interests

  • Education
  • Technology
  • Children's Charities