I recently published a new post of Forbes titled, “Macy’s Decision To Close Its SF Office Is The Scary Last Nail In Its Own Coffin”
A quick excerpt —
A new location for Macy’s tech office is just a cost savings scapegoat and a pyrrhic victory for Wall Street. If the work, the vision, and the strategy aren’t there, that is the real problem, not the location of the office, writes Forbes Contributor Chris Walton.
Read the entire article via Forbes here —
Be careful out there.
– Chris and the Omni Talk team
Chris Walton is an accomplished Senior Executive with nearly 20 years of success within the retail and retail technology industries. He is well-versed in merchandising, store operations, inventory management, product design, forecasting, e-commerce, pricing and promotions, and tech product development.
Chris was most recently a Vice President with Target, where he led the retailer’s Store of the Future project and also ran the Target’s home furnishing division for e-commerce. He previously worked for GAP, Inc., as a Distribution Analyst and Manager.
Chris holds a BA in Economics and History from Stanford University, and a MBA from Harvard Business School.
He likes to dress as Darth Vader for Halloween, and his wife also frequently asks him to ask Alexa, "to turn off the music."