Marvelyn Stout is the Founder and President of one of the top recruiting businesses in Northwest Arkansas. For the last decade, Stout Executive Search has specialized in placing professionals for Walmart supplier teams.
Marvelyn brings a unique understanding of supplier’s needs since she spent 18 years in sales and marketing in the consumer packaged goods industry. In addition to her experience as a Brand Manager for the Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Marvelyn was also the Walmart Team Leader for Ol’ Roy, the largest dry pet food brand in the United States manufactured by Mars, Inc.
Utilizing her experience in the industry, Marvelyn has an insider’s perspective of Walmart supplier culture. She understands the needs of the companies she serves and has a keen eye for candidates who will excel as members of their supplier teams.
Committed to community involvement, Marvelyn has been recognized for her contribution to the cultural landscape of Northwest Arkansas through her personal and professional support of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. She has actively contributed to the Bentonville/Bella Vista Chamber of Commerce, serving on the Board of Directors and various committees. Marvelyn also supports the Retail Programs at Northwest Arkansas Community College, regularly lending her expertise to the Retail Marketing Analyst Program.
Marvelyn brings a proven, relationship-based approach to the Northwest Arkansas recruiting market, and a unique perspective from someone who has lived the Walmart supplier culture.