Senior Vice President, Hilton Supply Management
William F. Kornegay, Jr. is Senior Vice President of Hilton supply management (HSM) for Hilton Worldwide. In this role, Kornegay directs the formulation and implementation of Hilton Worldwide’s corporate procurement policies and procedures and oversees the global HSM team, which negotiates and implements agreements with product and service providers in 88 countries. Prior to Hilton, Kornegay has more than 20 years of domestic and international operational leadership experience with Fortune 500 consumer goods companies; he most recently served as senior vice president, global supply chain, at Godiva Chocolatier. In this role, Kornegay was responsible for the global supply chain operations and strategy, including procurement, logistics, manufacturing, contract manufacturing, packaging, engineering and distribution services.
Prior to Godiva, Kornegay spent 10 years with Campbell Soup Company, holding several leadership positions, including vice president, global supply chain. During his Campbell’s tenure, Kornegay worked at multiple US locations.
Kornegay holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Northwestern University.