Scott Langdoc is the Founder and Chief Strategist for RetailCENTRIC, a completely new model for IT strategy and technology advisory services in the global retail industry. Scott operates the RetailCENTRIC business as part of 15 year old InfoMatrix LLC, where he is one of five general partners - all of which have worked together for more than 20 years.
Scott has 22 years of senior management and hands-on experience in all forms of enterprise information technology - with specific focus on the impacts of next-generation systems and process improvements set to transform retailing and the consumer experience. Scott has written and presented extensively on a wide range of topics including revenue optimization, macro to micro promotions, global supply networks, advanced planning systems, self-service systems, and customer data security and privacy.
Scott started RetailCENTRIC after working in various industry analyst management roles, including the startup of IDC's dedicated retail industry company and leading AMR Research's retail team. Scott also was Chief Technology Officer for Fujitsu Transaction Solutions where he had P&L responsibility for all Fujitsu's retail software operations including product development for enterprise point-of-sale (POS).
Scott's experience also includes executive management roles in retail IT, including CIO at Raley's, a $3.5B California-based grocery chain in California where he led large scale POS and business intelligence initiatives; and with PDQuick, a multi-channel convenience products retailer. Scott also spent a decade in corporate IT outside retail working in the cable television and telecommunications billing industry. Scott was an inaugural appointee to the Governor's IT Council for the State of California.
Scott has a BS in Business & Management Information Systems from California State University Sacramento