January 6, 2016 — Mi9 Retail, the premier provider of merchandising, business intelligence and customer-centric store solutions, announced today the appointment of Howard Stotland to its Board of Directors.
Mr. Stotland was President and founder of STS Systems, one of the first and most successful software providers for the retail industry. Stotland grew STS Systems from a startup to a global company with more than 800 employees, over 250 retail customers and annual sales exceeding $100 million. In 2000, Stotland sold STS Systems to NSB Retail Systems. Stotland then served as executive chairman of NSB through 2002.
“I have been very impressed by Mi9 Retail’s growth strategy of building lasting customer relationships and delivering best in class products. I look forward to helping the company continue to grow both organically and through strategic acquisitions,” commented Howard Stotland.
Most recently, Mr. Stotland, along with several partners, started Otimo Retail, an investment vehicle that provides capital, strategic and operational guidance to small and mid-sized technology providers who develop, market and sell software solutions to retail organizations.
“Howard is one of the most respected individuals in this industry and we are honored that he chose to help us continue Mi9 Retail’s exponential growth,” said company chairman, James Zubok.
About Mi9 Retail
Mi9 Retail, the premier provider of enterprise retail merchandising, business intelligence and customer-centric software, empowers the world’s most successful retailers to build strong personal relationships with their customers, process high volumes of transactions in real time and optimize inventory across all channels utilizing a single, accurate source of the truth. Built using cutting-edge technology, the software minimizes costs of ownership and provides the industry’s fastest time to value. The company’s global headquarters are located in Miami, FL, with operations in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.mi9retail.com.