Ken Knop- firstname.lastname@example.org
Ken Knop is a Principal of Columbus Consulting. Prior to joining Columbus Consulting, Ken held various positions over a 23 year career with retail, software and consulting firms, including Mervyn’s, Millers Outpost, Contempo Casuals, Comshare (Arthur), Ready To Plan, and Planalytics. Ken’s retail business experience spans all aspects of merchandising including buying, planning and allocation/distribution positions. Building upon his retail experience and expertise, Ken has been working as a consultant with retailers and wholesalers to enhance their planning and allocation processes and systems since 1994. Ken has designed and implemented Merchandise Planning, Store Planning, Space Planning, Assortment Planning & Allocation business functions for both retailers and wholesalers utilizing a variety of packaged applications. Among the packaged applications that he has implemented are Arthur, i2, and Torex/Compass.
Ken's client list includes Hallmark, PaylessShoeSource, Neiman Marcus, Lamps Plus, Guitar Center, Duty Free Shops, Sears, Bear Creek, Gap, Harolds Stores, and many others.