Eric is Vice President & General Manger of PTC’s Retail Business Unit. He has global responsibility for all aspects of PTC’s Retail, Apparel and Footwear business. Eric has been leading the transformation of the business as it has re-ignited growth of its core solutions globally, while also delivering innovative new IoT-enabled solutions leveraging ThingWorx, all of which enable the Retail Transformation Journey. Eric has over 25 years of experience at companies like JDA, Planalytics and others. He has also been an outside faculty member at Penn State University’s Smeal College of Business.