Please join me for our Retail Circle meeting on 9/21 at 3pm.Â Our September Agenda includes special speakers Dr. Luco Lo Sicco and Tina Khurana who will lead our discussion on the subject of Technology and Product Development in Retail.Â
Dr. Luco Lo Sicco
MBA, Ph.D., currently lives in Atlanta, Georgia (USA) where he is Professor of Fashion Marketing & Management and Associate Chair at SCAD University.Â Previously, Dr. Lo Sicco has lived in London for more than 16 years where he was Course Director of two MA in Fashion Business at University of the Arts London. He has a wide international experience having taught in several countries such as New Zealand, France, and Italy. Before starting his academic career, Dr. Lo Sicco has worked in the Fashion Industry for companies such as Gucci, Valentino, Fendi, and Carlin International Paris. His publications and articles center on his research interests which include the evolution of luxury brand management and the development and application of teaching models to improve creativity in academic environments.
Tina is a trained fashion designer and has over 15 years of experience in global retail and e-commerce who is pursuing Masters in Arts-Luxury and Fashion management from SCAD.Â She’s also worked in academics sector for 3 years to design retail training modules focused on product design, buying & merchandising and category management.Â Â She is trained in business analytics at Emory, she has hands-on experience in analyzing data and creating visualizations. She had been a great resource for the organizations and was an integral part to design standard operating procedures.Â She had been involved in creating marketing campaigns, designing websites, creating brand stories including media and event plan/execution. She is passionate about learning new skills and to use her experience and knowledge to improve business processes.Â Â