Jacques has been involved with many successful retail chains for over thirty years. His expertise in retail has led to the development of key retail software applications which have a significant retail chain presence throughout North America. His accomplishments have earned notable industry recognition, including several published guest columns and numerous speaking engagements.
- - Real Estate selection & Negotiations
- - Human Resources
- - Finance
- - Store operations
- - Distribution Centre operations
- - Merchandise planning & purchasing
- - Bulk purchasing through parent wholesale divisions
- - Information Systems selection and implementation
Suzana’s experience spans retail, technology, sales and marketing and she gained must of this experience at Gemmar Systems International Inc., where Suzana held increasingly senior positions over the years and was appointed Vice-President of Sales and Marketing in 2000. Suzana led the sales and marketing initiatives including website, trade shows, prospect management, product demonstrations, and development of key industry relationships where she worked with hundreds of top retail chains in North America including the Running Room, Mexx Canada, La Vie en Rose, Charm Diamond Centers, Shoe City, and Bronners Christmas Wonderland, to name a few. Following this experience, Suzana worked with the Business Solutions group at Raymark for a two-year period where she developed key industry partnerships.