Also from Chris Petersen, PhD...
President of Integrated Marketing Solutions
Chris Petersen is a founding partner of Integrated Marketing Solutions (IMS). He currently serves as President, and Senior Partner focused on building strategic relationships that produce measurable results. Dr. Petersen has over 30 years' experience consulting in business analytics, retail metrics, scorecards and measurement. After measuring hundreds of retail pilots around the world, Dr. Petersen has a very simple and fundamental retail change management philosophy – Results Count ... everything else is conversation.
Founder of IMS Retail University
Dr. Petersen is the founder of IMS Retail University. He drew upon his training in psychology and measurement to develop pragmatic processes, tools and analytics that can be applied to improve retail performance. The IMS Retail University curriculum has evolved from foundational courses, to strategic briefings on best practices attended by top Executives. Over 15,000 "graduates" from 43 countries have attended an IMS Retail University workshop.
Speaker, Writer and Photographer
Dr. Petersen has extensive international experience working with both retailers and manufacturers. He shares his experiences, knowledge, with and wisdom through his weekly retail blog, Results Count (www.IMSResultsCount.com). He is also a regular blog and feature article contributor to RCE (www.RetailCustomerExperience.com). Dr. Petersen is worldwide speaker on retail trends, best practices, and critical success factors.
As a function of his extensive worldwide travel, Chris has become an avid photographer. He shares retail photos on www.IMSResultsCount.com and posts his personal photo favorites on www.chrishpetersen.com