Susan McGalla is a corporate retail expert. She started out working at American Eagle Outfitters. For 15 Years Ms. McGalla held various management positions within the company. Eventually she rose to the position of Chief Merchandising Officer. But that was only a brief stepping stone to her becoming President of the entire company.
Susan McGalla left in 2009, deciding to pursue other opportunities. Of which she found one in 2011 when she was appointed the CEO of Wet Seal, Inc.
Currently she focuses on executive consulting work. In 2013 Ms. McGalla formed her company P3 Executive Consulting LLC. She provides expert insight into corporate retail, and helps other fashion companies better respond to one of the most volatile retail markets in the world.