ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Predictix today announced that Kevin Sterneckert, former Gartner Research Vice President and lead retail analyst, has joined Predictix as Executive Vice President of Marketing. He has more than 25 years of retail experience and is consistently recognized as one of the retail industry’s most sought-after thought leaders.
Most recently, Sterneckert served as Chief Marketing Officer of OrderDynamics, where he led all internal and external communication and marketing activities. Prior to that, he spent six years with Gartner, where he gained deep insights into the needs of retailers globally. He also served as senior director of global product strategy at Oracle Retail and vice president of retail for DemandTec.
In addition, Sterneckert has extensive senior-level experience with major retailers, serving as CIO of a billion-dollar grocer and managing U.S. operations development and supply chain activities for Walmart Supercenters in Mexico. He also held several management positions with leading regional grocer H-E-B.
“I have known the executive team at Predictix for many years, and I’ve seen the impact and improvements that Predictix applications make every day at many of the world’s leading retailers,” said Sterneckert. “Predictix has tapped the power of the cloud and of advanced analytics to recommend the best merchandising and supply chain decisions, and I’m delighted to join the company at this exciting stage of growth and momentum.”
“Predictix has experienced first-hand the depth of Kevin’s retail expertise and thought leadership, working with him closely as a retail analyst,” said Rafael Gonzalez Caloni, Chief Administrative Officer, Predictix. “Kevin is a firm believer in ‘the art of the possible’—the power of advanced technology to transform retail—and we’re thrilled to welcome him aboard the Predictix leadership team.”
Predictix solutions help its clients, which include 5 of the top 15 global retailers, change the game where it matters most – driving $10s to $100’s of millions in benefits by recommending the assortments customers want; interpreting, forecasting and shaping demand more precisely, and fulfilling the promise of omni-channel retail with cloud-native predictive and prescriptive analytics solutions. Predictix solutions for Merchandise Planning, Assortment and Category Management, Demand Forecasting, Price Optimization and Supply Chain Optimization are changing the way the world’s leading retailers do business. Predictix has offices in Atlanta, Berkeley, London, Seattle, Tunis, and Utrecht. Learn more at www.predictx.com