Michael Maney

Global head of internal communications—Whole Foods Market


Michael Maney is the global head of internal communications for Whole Foods Market, where he oversees the strategy and team that informs and engages more than 90,000 team members across the United States, Canada and United Kingdom. Previously, he led internal communications for Target and its more than 320,000 team members. As an internal communications leader and strategic adviser, Maney is known for building capabilities and shaping storytelling that drives understanding and behavior, strengthens confidence and creates a shared identity.
Prior to Target, Maney oversaw global communications for Sony Pictures’ television businesses across Asia, Australia, Latin America and Canada. He began his communications career with Disney, where he established the internal communications strategy for company’s global television businesses, including ABC and Disney Channels Worldwide.