Craig Simmons Brings 20 Years of Experience to His New Role as Chief of Human Evolution
SAN FRANCISCO, July 9, 2019 – Oh My Green, a tech-based, concierge-style provider of healthy food and wellness services for corporations of all sizes, today announced that Craig Simmons has been appointed the company’s new Chief of Human Evolution (CHE), or more commonly known as Chief People Officer. In this role, Craig will report to Michael Heinrich, CEO and Founder, and serve as a champion for Oh My Green’s team and wellness-focused culture while contributing to the ongoing growth and development of the company’s mission.
Craig brings more than 20 years of leadership in human resources, legal, enterprise risk, diversity & inclusion, compensation & benefits, organizational development, internal communications, and strategic planning and implementation to Oh My Green. Most recently, he was the Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) at Oakwood Worldwide, where he achieved compensation and benefit enhancements for employees and helped lead the company’s global people transformation. Prior to that, Craig served as CHRO for American Apparel, implementing company-wide strategic initiatives while mentoring a world-class HR team. Earlier in his career, he served as an executive leader for the Screen Actors Guild Pension and Health Plans, Catholic Healthcare West (now Dignity Health), Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and Nestlé – where he worked on a 3 year employee wellness initiative. He was also a California Supreme Court clerk and as well as a Truman Scholar.
“We are very excited to have Craig on board,” said Michael Heinrich, Oh My Green’s CEO and Founder. “Our team has been growing rapidly – we increased our employee count by more than 74 percent in the last year alone – and he brings wide-ranging experience in human resources and organizational development that will prove invaluable as we continue to scale. Additionally, we are excited that he will lend the wellness expertise he honed at Nestlé toward the development of a world class and fundamentally unique employee experience at Oh My Green.”
Craig is a licensed attorney and earned a Juris Doctor (JD) from the University of San Francisco School of Law, a master’s degree (MA) from Georgetown University and a bachelor’s degree (BA) from the University of Southern California.
About Oh My Green
Oh My Green is tech-based concierge-style provider of healthy food and wellness services for corporations of all sizes. Founded out of the Stanford-StartX Incubator and Y Combinator, the company offers a user-friendly wellness platform that brings nutritious snacks, meals, drinks and wellness practices to the workplace through micro-kitchens, micro-markets, catering, café management, subscription boxes and more. Combining innovative AI and IoT technologies for easy ordering, replenishment and account management with a carefully curated selection of products, Oh My Green aims to help companies and their workers Eat Healthy and Work Happy, with the goal of improving well-being, productivity and engagement. With clients ranging from tech startups to Fortune 500 companies, the company is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area.