Ken Morris, a retail industry leader with more than 40 years’ experience, has joined Cambridge Retail Advisors as a Managing Partner. Morris brings extensive retail operations and IT experience to the team, as well as entrepreneurial and leadership skills demonstrated in launching consulting and software companies, building teams and accelerating growth.
Morris was most recently Co-Founder and Principal at Boston Retail Partners (BRP), where he helped scale the team to assist retailers with optimizing their IT and Operations. He also has served as CEO and President of LakeWest Group and Founder of CFT Consulting and CFT Systems. Earlier in his career, he held retail IT leadership positions at Lord & Taylor, Filene’s, Talbots, Stop & Shop and Sears.
“Ken Morris is a retail industry thought leader and we are delighted to have his leadership on our team,” said Marty Whitmore, Managing Partner at CRA in a statement. “Ken’s retail expertise and leadership were instrumental in the success of Boston Retail Partners, and CRA will benefit from his proven consulting model and project methodologies. We look forward to building the CRA team and improving the success of retail and restaurant organizations, especially during this challenging time.”