I am looking forward to sharing my experiences that will contribute to the future growth and complement UNFI’s strategic partnership with GeniusCentral. -Eric Dorne
Sarasota, Fla. (PRWEB) January 08, 2015
GeniusCentral Systems, Inc., a leader in retail software solutions and actionable intelligence, announced today a renewed strategic partnership with United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI), and that Eric Dorne, a key member of UNFI’s executive team, has joined GeniusCentral’s Board of Directors. With more than 30 years of experience in the retail industry, Dorne will help guide the company’s growth in the natural, specialty grocery and pharmacy markets in the coming years.
Since 2011, Dorne has been the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at UNFI. Prior to coming to UNFI, he held various executive, positions including Vice President of Enterprise IT Application Management and Development, Vice President of Store Operations Systems and Director of Retail Support Services. His vast background in IT with focus on the retail sector provides GeniusCentral with an extensive arsenal of support and guidance.
“By aligning our efforts with UNFI, we anticipate having more success in reaching retailers and increasing their effectiveness through access to our software solutions,” said John Miles, President and CEO of GeniusCentral Systems. “I look forward to working with Eric and am excited to have him join the board. His background in the industry and proven work at UNFI and throughout his career make him a valuable piece of the puzzle to GeniusCentral as we grow and expand.”
“As part of GeniusCentral’s Board of Directors, I am excited to fill my role in advising the company and its leadership on retail technology strategy,” Dorne said. “I am looking forward to sharing my experiences that will contribute to the future growth and complement UNFI’s strategic partnership with GeniusCentral.”