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Groundbreaking CEO Roz Brewer shares innovative approach to business and life on TODAY Show

Roz Brewer sits down with NBC’s Hoda Kotb to discuss the professional and personal experiences that have shaped her path to becoming CEO of Walgreens Boots Alliance.

Roz Brewer

As one of the only two Black women running Fortune 500 companies, Roz Brewer, CEO of Walgreens Boots Alliance, has a long list of accomplishments, thanks to her innovative approach that's demonstrated, time and again, her strong business acumen.

Brewer joined WBA in March 2021 as the pandemic continued and the company’s role in COVID-19 vaccine administration was ramping up. She saw the opportunity to lead WBA at that moment as "a time for me to step into something that I've always wanted to do," she told TODAY co-anchor Hoda Kotb in an interview aired Wednesday, May 5.

Watch their full interview below.

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