As head of key aspects of the IT organization, I oversee emerging technology, retail IT, and IT/Direct To Consumer (DTC) project management teams.
Originally hired as IT Manager, Web Applications, I was promoted to lead transformational initiatives, including those with digital, commerce, and ERP focuses. Now, l lead a 20-person team recognized company-wide with awards for excellence in delivering eCommerce and retail initiatives.
Along with directing the technology organization, I oversee an offshore resources team, third-party vendors, and currently matrix manage a group of ~60 associates in North America, Asia, and Europe. I lead this network in completing IT projects within our global portfolio, which involves working closely with business unit leaders/customers, creating and implementing strategies, developing roadmaps, and delivering upgraded applications.