Walgreens announces executive promotions
Mr Blaylock also will retain his title of vice president of specialty pharmacy for Walgreens Health Services, the managed care division of Walgreens. He joined Walgreens in 2006 with the company's acquisition of Pittsburgh-based Medmark Specialty Pharmacy Solutions, where he was president and CEO. He leads Walgreens specialty pharmacy business, which now includes Option Care, a specialty pharmacy and home infusion services provider acquired by Walgreens in August. Ms Scholz was promoted to corporate vice president of accounting and controller. She joined Walgreens in 1999 as director of internal audit and was named divisional vice president of accounting and controller in 2003. Before joining Walgreens, she was a senior manager for Arthur Anderson in Chicago Jeffrey Rein, chairman and CEO of Walgreens, said: "We're fortunate to have someone of Stan's caliber and experience driving our specialty pharmacy expansion. He knows the business as well as anyone and is passionate about the benefits specialty drugs have on the lives of patients. Mia's opinion is sought and trusted on many matters because she cares deeply about our company and its future success. She is one of the most principled and ethical people I know."