An executive who understands the demands of retail from the inside out and has worked in multiple product categories always with a results-oriented, customer-centric style.
Wayne has over 30 years of experience as an executive and operator across both specialty and big box retailers.
During his career, Wayne has amassed expertise in many of the industry’s critical disciplines, including consumer product sourcing, product development, product lifecycle management, inventory management, overseas sourcing, private label product design and development, product licensing, and packaging design and development.
Prior to his work with Solutions 2 GO (U.S.), Wayne was President of Intec Inc. and Rally Manufacturing, a manufacturer of accessories for video games, mobile phones, tablet devices, and the automotive aftermarket. In earlier posts at K-Mart and Toys ‘R’ Us, he managed divisions with revenues in the billions and large employee teams. Wayne began his career with a specialty automotive retailer; he was a key executive as the retailer grew from 34 stores to 75 over a five-year period, and then served as President for the following five years, at the end of which the company carried 106 locations.
Wayne assumed the role of Solutions 2 GO (U.S.) President in September 2013 after a year as Executive Vice-President of Operations. He brings his strong retail experience and capabilities to bear as the company executes on its plan to grow its customer base and menu of service offerings.