New York, NY (PRWEB) September 11, 2013
The Parker Avery Group, an Atlanta based boutique retail consulting and strategy firm, is pleased to announce that retail industry veteran Ilana Rosen has joined the firm as an Associate Partner. Rosen brings over 14 years of deep international retail experience working in Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East, in all facets of the retail industry, including over 10 years in executive positions – most recently as Director of Retail at the Pebble Beach Company.
“We are thrilled to have Ilana join Parker Avery and bring her incredible retail experience to strengthen our team," said Robert Kaufman, Parker Avery's CEO. "Her proven track record of success in international retail and store operations is an example of Parker Avery's commitment to engage solid and relevant retail industry experience to bring tremendous value to our clients.”
Rosen has also served in a consulting capacity to senior executives of leading retailers. She brings to Parker Avery extensive international retail strategy and business development experience as well as operating skills across a broad spectrum of functional disciplines, including marketing/branding, buying, planning, merchandising, store operations and competitive/markdown pricing. Her responsibilities at Parker Avery will include working with clients, leading consulting teams and building the Merchandising, International and Omnichannel capabilities for the firm.
"I was attracted to The Parker Avery Group's personalized approach to retail consulting, the firm's consistent track record of delivering measurable and sustainable results, its client list of world renowned retailers and the ability to work with colleagues that bring a wealth of expertise,” Rosen stated about joining Parker Avery.
Rosen has worked with some of the world’s leading retailers including Bloomingdale’s, Capital Mercury Apparel, El Palacio de Hierro, Hudson Bay Company, L.L. Bean, Lord & Taylor, Pebble Beach Company, Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue.
ABOUT THE PARKER AVERY GROUP
The Parker Avery Group is a boutique strategy and management consulting firm. The firm’s professionals serve as trusted advisors to leading retail and apparel brands. Parker Avery combines solid retail industry experience with proven consulting methodology to deliver measurable results. They specialize in merchandising, supply chain and the omnichannel business model, integrating customer insights and the digital retail experience with strategy and operational improvements. The Parker Avery Group helps clients develop enhanced business strategies, design improved processes and execute global business models. To learn more about their clients’ success stories, please visit Parker Avery Insights at parkeravery.com/insights.html.