John OrrSVP of Retail at Ceridian
John was one of the original founders of Dayforce and is currently the SVP of Retail at Ceridian. He has dedicated over 28 years to the success of retailers through innovative people and work technologies.
His role is to help enable retail organizations to be more profitable and higher performing. Our flagship cloud HCM solution Dayforce provides human resources, payroll, benefits, workforce management, and talent management capabilities in a single solution. Its focus is to help you better manage the entire employee lifecycle, from attracting, recruiting and onboarding, to managing, rewarding, paying, and developing their careers.
Over his almost three-decade career, John has worked with over 320 different retail brands worldwide and is considered an innovator and thought leader in Human Capital Management and Workforce Management. Prior to joining Ceridian, he was the co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Dayforce where he was responsible for creating, communicating, executing and sustaining strategic initiatives.
Prior to joining Dayforce, John worked closely with industry leading brands to design, develop, market, sell, and implement 3 industry leading solutions that are still on the market today (VLM, Blue Yonder, and Infor/Workbrain).
John holds an MBA from Georgia State University in marketing and decision science and an undergraduate degree from the School of Engineering at Auburn University.
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