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Wayfair VP Presents to Orion JMO Candidates

Friday, November 17, 2017

Wayfair’s Vice President of Government and Industry Relations, Michael O’Hanlon, recently presented the Keynote Address at Orion Talent’s Distinguished Candidate Conference, addressing Wayfair’s military hiring initiative and his own transition from the military to the private sector.

O'Hanlon currently spearheads Wayfair’s government relations and industry strategy, managing collaborations with legislators, policymakers and regulators. Previously, O’Hanlan led business development and merger and acquisition strategy with Wayfair. Prior to Wayfair, O’Hanlon spent more than 11 years as an investment banker and six years as a submarine officer in the U.S. Navy. He earned an M.B.A. from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a B.S. in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Virginia. O’Hanlon lives just south of Boston with his wife and four children.

Veterans at Wayfair

Wayfair values and honors the contributions of military veterans and seeks to provide a place for them to share their skills and insights with their colleagues. Wayfair appreciates the unique talents brought to the organization by military veterans, and as the company continues its trajectory of rapid growth, hiring veterans is recognized as critical to the company’s success. Wayfair employs nearly 100 Veterans and is committed to providing each Veteran hired the resources, training and support they need to thrive in their new career.

Featured Veterans at Wayfair

Read below for testimonials from Veterans at Wayfair and what they have to say about the company culture and environment.

About Wayfair, Inc.

Wayfair, Inc. is an American e-commerce company that sells home goods. Formerly known as CSN Stores, the company was founded in 2002 and now sells many home furnishings and décor items, Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, Wayfair has offices and warehouses throughout the United States as well as in Canada, Germany, Ireland, and the United Kingdom.

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