DJ Fuller - Chicago, IL
DJ Fuller serves as Director, Office of the CEO at Livingston International where he works daily with the CEO and his staff to magnify their effectiveness, as well as drive strategic initiatives. In this role, he also serves as an accelerator to deliver results for many transformational projects that span globally across the organization.
Previously, DJ served as the Director of Innovation and Supply Chain at Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores (SHO) where he was responsible for a supply chain transformation post divestiture. DJ grew one of the company’s core initiatives from infancy into a division, by integrating innovative technology with outdated information systems and processes, which facilitated strategic industry partnerships and was responsible for over $130M in combined revenue in 2013 and 2014.
Before joining SHO, he was an AH-1W attack helicopter pilot and instructor pilot in the United States Marine Corps, where he led over 200 combat missions during two combat deployments in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and one combat deployment in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
DJ is a graduate of the Marine Corps’ Weapons and Tactics School, earned a bachelor of science degree, with distinction, in Systems Engineering from The United States Naval Academy and holds a Master of Business Administration from the USC Marshall School of Business where he graduated with honors. He continues to serve as a reserve officer in the United States Marine Corps.
DJ and his wife, Dana, live in the River North area of Chicago with their twin girls.