Kirvin Doak Communications


LAS VEGAS – Marshall Retail Group (MRG), a WHSmith company, has announced a new addition to their executive team with the appointment of Missy Sage as senior vice president of operations, overseeing the organization’s dynamic operational practices.


“Adding excellent team members with a history of success and complimentary corporate values is of utmost importance to Marshall Retail Group,” said Michael C. Wilkins, chief executive officer of Marshall Retail Group. “With her breadth of experience in executive retail operations coupled with her proven track record of a consumer-first mentality, we are confident that Missy is a great addition to our executive team and our company as a whole.”


Missy Sage brings over 20 years of consumer and retail operations experience to Marshall Retail Group. In her new role, Sage will be responsible for spearheading plans with long-range horizons and driving operational excellence based upon sound knowledge of corporate expectations. Sage began her SVP experience with Bank of America as a consumer market executive in 2005. Since then, Sage has held a variety of executive level positions within Bank of America, AAA Northern California, Nevada and Utah, Under Armour, and Hanesbrands Inc. In her most recent role as vice president of retail stores and operations at Hanesbrands Inc., Sage oversaw revenue, profit, operations, and real-estate for the organization under the Hanes, Maidenform, Champion Heritage, Alternate Apparel and Bras & Things brands. Sage and her husband recently relocated to Las Vegas from Winston Salem, NC to begin her next executive journey with MRG.

“I am excited to leverage my diverse experience with America’s leading travel retailer in the airport, resort, and casino marketplace,” said Missy Sage, senior vice president of operations of Marshall Retail Group. “I am looking forward to working alongside the impressive individuals that MRG employs and to contribute to their continued journey down a path of growth and success.”


About Marshall Retail Group

Marshall Retail Group (MRG), a WHSmith company, is America’s leading travel retailer in the airport, casino, and resort marketplace. For 65 years, MRG has provided clients with a collection of attractive, successful brands in more than 300 standalone stores across the United States, with over half operating inside 46 airports nationwide. MRG prides itself on ‘creating unique experiences’ for customers by developing distinctive retail store concepts that feature and highlight the local culture, community and lifestyle of the cities in which they are located. MRG, along with the largest electronics-based retailer in the nation, InMotion, are wholly owned subsidiaries of WHSmith, the leading global retailer in news, books, and convenience for the world’s traveling customer.

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