His experience and reputation in the retail industry speak for themselves, and we are confident that his abilities will help accelerate the growth of our business.
Toronto, ON (PRWEB) September 22, 2008
Axsium Group, Inc., North America's leading Workforce Management (WFM) consulting firm, has appointed industry veteran Tad Shepperd to the position of Principal responsible for the global retail practice.
Mr. Shepperd will bring more than 25 years of experience working with retailers and supporting their implementation of wide ranging technology and information solutions. He will be responsible for the global retail practice and oversee sales and marketing efforts as well as all strategic alliance partner relationships, service delivery and other revenue growth initiatives.
"Tad's retail expertise and entrepreneurial spirit are an ideal fit with the culture and aggressive growth plans here at Axsium," said Tim Lett, Managing Partner, Axsium Group. "His experience and reputation in the retail industry speak for themselves, and we are confident that his abilities will help accelerate the growth of our business."
Mr. Shepperd is best known as co-founder and president of ShopperTrak, the worlds leading provider of pedestrian traffic counting solutions for the retail industry. His efforts there helped grow the company from startup to the industry leader with close to 200 of the world's largest retailers as clients and more than 30,000 systems installed in more than 20 countries. An acclaimed industry expert on retail traffic and shopping intelligence, he was a frequent industry commentator for leading business media like Bloomberg Television, The Today Show, The New York Times and USA Today, as well as numerous trade publications. Most recently, Mr. Shepperd was the Vice President of Wincor Nixdorf.
"Following our recent acquisition by Knightsbridge Human Capital Management, a leading integrated human capital solutions provider, we have set a strategic direction for dramatic growth and expansion in all industry groups. Having Tad join our executive team and lead our retail practice is a major component of our strategy. We are very excited to have him join our team," added Mr. Lett.
About Axsium Group, Inc.
Axsium Group Inc., a division of Knightsbridge Human Capital Management, is the industry leader in Workforce Management consulting, dedicated to delivering business and technology advisory services to large, highly distributed organizations. With a singular focus on Workforce Management and thorough a combination of business and technology best practice expertise, our clients gain access to trusted business advisors and technology experts with unmatched experience. Axsium Group has implemented world-class workforce management solutions for companies such as American Eagle, Safeway, Cabela's, Bank of America, La Senza, Follett Corporation and Public Storage. For more information, visit http://www.axsiumgroup.com.