Colin Stewart

Colin Stewart

Executive Vice President Business Intelligence

Colin Stewart, executive vice president business intelligence at Acosta, is a 30+ year CPG and retail industry veteran. He started his career in 1984 when he joined the Kelley-Clarke organization in the Pacific Northwest. Throughout his career, Stewart has designed category management practices, led high performing teams, and developed new services and business intelligence capabilities.

Stewart has held multiple leadership positions, including:

  • Corporate vice president of marketing for Kelley-Clarke
  • Director of sales technology at Acosta
  • President and chief operating officer of VeriSync Trade Solutions, an Acosta owned company
  • Senior vice president of Acosta’s strategic advisors team
  • Senior vice president of Acosta’s BI solutions team

In his current role, Stewart leads Acosta’s business intelligence team which includes customer analytics, national insights, strategic advisors, space management, data platform activation and BI partnerships. The BI team delivers results for Acosta’s clients through innovation, thought leadership, best-in-class analytics, shopper insights and space management.