Neil Z. Stern
If you want your retail business to survive, then you have no choice but to adapt to the new realities of the marketplace. Neil Z. Stern can show you how to capitalize on new trends and let go of old ways that aren’t working. A senior partner with McMillanDoolittle, a global retail consultancy where he specializes in strategic planning and the development of new retail concepts, and the co-author of Winning At Retail and Greentailing and Other Revolutions in Retail, Stern’s presentations are information-packed and indispensable.
Stern has developed strategies and new concepts for a diverse variety of clients across the retail industry including Federated Department Stores, Sears, T-Mobile, Eddie Bauer, Target, Radio Shack, McDonald’s, Land’s End, Procter & Gamble, and Safeway.
Stern was named to Crain’s Chicago Business “40 under 40” list of prominent Chicago business leaders and was also named as one of the “40 Rising Stars” in retailing by Chain Store Age (in 2002). He is an honors graduate of Columbia University and attended Northwestern’s Kellogg MBA program.