Boston, MA – March 19, 2019– ITK Solutions Group, a privately-held company that uses business process optimization and technology to help Retailers (and beyond) accelerate their Digital Transformation, announced today the addition of three new Retail specialists to the ITK team.
“There is a very real need in the Retail marketplace for folks who know technology and how to put it use to solve the serious challenges that exist in Retail – and we’re expanding to meet that need,” says Sam Coluccio, co-founder of ITK Solutions Group.
Hugo Marin joins ITK as a D365 Finance & Operations (F&O) Consultant. Hugo is a problem solver at heart who comes from an Operations background: President, COO – Margaritas Management Group, COO – Al Copeland Restaurants, VP of Operations – Ted Montana Grill and Dir of Operations – Cheesecake Factory. Hugo is always looking for solutions beyond how things have been done. His diverse background includes multi-unit retail operations management, project planning & systems development, multimillion–dollar P&L management, facility management, troubleshooting & change management, risk management and inventory, purchasing and negotiating skills, vendor sourcing & negotiating, market analysis, prime cost controls, guest relations, human resources management, team building & staff retention programs. The ITK team establishes long relationships with former co-workers and clients (of which Hugo is one), and the ITK team is looking forward to Hugo coming on board.
Andrew Reeck joins ITK as a Senior Retail Consultant and is a POS and peripherals expert. He comes to ITK with experience with both AX2012 and D365 F&O. He’s worked on Retail projects with Equinox Fitness and Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, where Andrew was the Implementation Manager for new initiatives including Box.com, Zendesk, Salesforce and POS. Most recently he implemented D365 F&O for Retail where he was a Senior Consultant for the Retail work stream which included MPOS, CPOS, the D365 Retail Module and Retail PowerBI Reporting. He has overseen data migrations across all aspects of the retail process, testing and business process modeling. Andrew provides a deep understanding of how to leverage the tech tools of Retail and how they may be used in the coming years.
Theo Rose is a digital transformation leader helping retailers and brands stay relevant in a digital world. Theo was the SVP Digital Transformation for Century 21 Dept stores, and was also a driving force behind transformation at Lowes, Marks & Spencer, Dollar General, Miroglio, PVH and LeSportsac. Theo has been named as a special consultant to ITK Solutions Group. He is a thought-leader with decades of experience in Retail and is a well- known expert, speaking on various retail topics at top industry events. Theo will help provide a view of what it takes to survive and thrive in Retail today and help us look around the bend of current retail tech trends to anticipate what’s next.
Sam Coluccio, co-founder of ITK, stated, “We are a growing force in the Retail space working closely with Microsoft and Microsoft D365 helping some of the biggest retailers accelerate their digital transformation – both established companies like Columbia Sportswear, plus up and coming players like Profile by Sanford and Quest Nutrition. Our deep industry knowledge and process expertise has helped these companies become more competitive where many of their competitors continue to struggle.”
About ITK Solutions Group:
The ITK Solutions Group team is comprised of business process and technology experts who help Retailers (and other companies) accelerate their Digital Transformation. The ITK team brings their business process and tech expertise to D365 F&O, CRM and POS projects. Founded in 2009, ITK stands out by bringing together powerful technological solutions with an executive level understanding of industry issues. The ITK team includes industry veterans who have successfully delivered some of the largest and most complex Retail implementations. This includes intricate business entity structures, multisite implementations and global rollouts. ITK helps businesses accelerate their digital transformation plans whether software is involved, or the project is focused on optimizing business processes.
For more information, please visit www.itksolutionsgroup.com.
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