OUR TEAM

We leverage the unique experience of our team to provide the best solutions for your brands. The people behind OMG make us unique. With more than 100 years of collective experience working with the best vendors and one of the most admired retailers, OMG’s knowledge base, innovative approach, and the ability to adapt to your brands is unparalleled.

OUR TEAM

We leverage the unique experience of our team to provide the best solutions for your brands. The people behind OMG make us unique. With more than 100 years of collective experience working with the best vendors and one of the most admired retailers, OMG’s knowledge base, innovative approach, and the ability to adapt to your brands is unparalleled.

LEADERSHIP TEAM

Our Leadership team brings an array of knowledge to your business. Our diverse team brings to your business the experience of National Sales for Manufacturers, Target merchandising, and decades of work in Sales to Target, which allows us to handle any opportunity, regardless of the complexity.

LEADERSHIP TEAM

Our Leadership team brings an array of knowledge to your business. Our diverse team brings to your business the experience of National Sales for Manufacturers, Target merchandising, and decades of work in Sales to Target, which allows us to handle any opportunity, regardless of the complexity.

Keith Ciampa

General Manager / Business Unit Leader-Baby

Our General Manager and Baby lead, Keith has over 30 years in the Baby Business-first as the SVP, National Sales of a baby products manufacturer, and nearly 15 years as our Baby lead at OMG.   His vast knowledge of the industry and Target give him a unique perspective in positioning your brands to succeed at retail.  Keith has helped build some of Target’s most important brands in the baby category.

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Kevin Browne

Business Unit Leader-Beauty/Health

Our Beauty and Healthcare lead, Kevin has nearly 20 years of experience in driving growth for unique brands.  Kevin began his career with a toy manufacturer and until joining OMG 6 years ago, was the VP of North American Sales.  Kevin’s experience in brand development, category expertise, and a focus on growth, has led him to partner with some of the most unique and fastest growing brands in the Beauty and Healthcare aisles at Target today.

Ryan Kreger

Executive Director, Retail Lab™

Our leader of Retail Lab Growth Accelerator, Ryan, is an award winning Category Manager with nearly 20 years in category management. A proclaimed “student of the product”, he draws from his breadth of experience across many categories to gather insights and turn them into action to drive growth for all.  A trusted source for Target, Ryan’s broad base of knowledge allows for an innovative approach to generating new ideas and solutions for all our vendor partners.

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Teresa Embury

Chief Financial Officer

Our Chief Financial Officer, Teresa has been with OMG for over 25 years and brings a unique perspective in working with Target.  Her experience and history of working across the business is something we leverage at OMG in our everyday management of the business.

John Morioka

Chief Marketing Officer

Our Chief Marketing Officer, John joined OMG after a 20-year career at Target. John grew up in the Target merchandising pyramid and held several positions across many categories, eventually being promoted to Senior Vice President. His Target knowledge and expertise brings a unique perspective to each business.

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BUSINESS UNIT LEADERS

Our Business Unit leaders are experts in their business, leveraging their knowledge and experience to drive your success at Target.

Marie O’Reilly Thein

Business Unit Leader – Baby

Marie is our Business Unit Leader in Baby. Marie comes to us with 20 years of sales experience, most recently as an SVP, Sales, in the entertainment world working with Target. Marie’s responsibility at OMG is focused on unique and emerging brands in baby, and her experience building brands at Target has helped drive growth for these important, differentiated brands.

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Simon Wing

Business Unit Leader – Baby & Home

Simon is our Business Unit Leader focused on Baby and Home. Prior to OMG, Simon was a Sr. Executive at a major Baby and Toy retailer, and developed his retail acumen in the Merchandising pyramid at Target. Simon brings a unique perspective to the business, leveraging his strategy, brand building, and strategic partnership experience to drive growth for the brands we work with.

John Kaminski

Business Unit Leader

John is our Business Unit Leader focused on Household, Food, and Durable goods. John came to OMG after a successful career as the EVP of Sales and Business Development with a leading independent studio in the entertainment industry. John brings to OMG over 25 years of sales experience, working with Target and other major retailers across all channels. John has worked with leading brands, developed new and emerging brands, and consistently identifies white space opportunities for growth.

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Brian Gerten

Business Unit Leader

Brian is our Business Unit Leader focused on Food and Hardgoods. Brian came to OMG with over 10 years of experience leading sales teams that work with Target, which include a national Produce brand, and a prominent Toy company. Brian spent the first 10 years of his retail career at Target, and held merchandising positions in Grocery, Electronics, Toys, and Sports. Brian brings a unique perspective to his partners, leveraging both his sales and Target expertise to drive growth for his vendors.