Bios Kurtz, Marie

Marie likes to start employee training as early as possible.
Or, just maybe, this is just a cute photo of her grandchild visiting her office!

Marie Beeler-Kurtz

Vice President of Merchandise and Operations

Marie oversees our Orlando, Florida office.  She has over 25 years of retail leadership, which includes The Walt Disney Company, Universal Studios (Orlando and Japan) and Margaritaville.

At Wildlife Trading Company, she has oversight of retail operations and purchasing for our shops at Zoo’s, Aquarium and Science Centers, directing the on-going daily, monthly and annual operations.

Her natural instincts as a merchant, combined with a strong focus on customer satisfaction, team member training and overall store profitability, ensure that our locations perfectly complement our partners’ aesthetic.