Dan O’Connor co-founded RetailNet Group in 2007 and is the founder of Management Ventures, Inc. (MVI), a WPP Group Company. He is widely known and active in the retail industry. Dan serves on the Board of Coinstar and previously served on the boards of Premier Retail Networks, Emak Worldwide, Demandware, Aqualine Resources, Inc. and other venture companies. He is the former National Director of Consumer Products & Retail Consulting at Touche Ross & Co. (now known as Deloitte and Touche). Dan is an active member of the Young Presidents Organization, a certified public accountant and formerly a senior manager in the Audit Practice of Touche Ross and Ernst & Young. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Clarkson University with degrees in Accounting and Economics.
RetailNet Group is a leading insight and advisory firm with specialized expertise in forward-thinking guidance pertaining to retail growth. They have over 60 years of collective expertise in retail strategy, brand leadership, operations, merchandising and consumer markets. RNG helps their clients stay 48-60 months ahead by helping them spot, explain and commercialize the most important trends globally and specifically in the U.S.