Margie Arion

Chief Human Resources Officer


Margie Arion joined Acosta as the chief human resources officer in 2015. She is responsible for the development and oversight of an integrated, enterprise human resources strategy, including talent acquisition and deployment; organization design; performance management; organizational development and learning; human resource systems; payroll; compensation and benefits; and employee relations, engagement and recognition. Arion also oversees the company’s corporate communications, including internal communications, advertising and public relations, branding and corporate marketing activities. Previously, she served as senior vice president, global human resources transformation at PepsiCo Inc., where she led the global operating model transformation that helped change the way human resources services and value were delivered in the organization. During her 15-year tenure at PepsiCo, she held various human resources roles in North America, Eastern Europe and Southeastern Europe. Prior to PepsiCo, Arion provided corporate human resources leadership at Detrex Corporation and Asea Brown Boveri. She graduated from Cleary University summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in business.