Jag Bath is the CEO & President of Favor. In less than four years, under his leadership, Favor has launched in over 100 Texas cities with more than 50,000 Runners on its platform, who have completed over 15 million deliveries to-date. In 2018 Favor generated over $100 million in incremental sales to Texas businesses. Jag also led Favor to become the first U.S. on-demand delivery company to achieve profitability, and in February of 2018 he led the sale of Favor to H-E-B – one the country’s largest privately held companies – making Favor the first business to be acquired by H-E-B in its 113-year history. Today, he is also the Chief Digital Officer at H-E-B.
Jag has a 20-year track record of scaling startups from early stage to successful mature companies, with a focus on product innovation and revenue creation. His previous companies include RetailMeNot, Gilt and WeightWatchers.com.
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