"IT As A Strategic Partner" from NACS Show 2019

NACS Show 2019

Presenters:  Ed Collupy, Executive Consultant, W. Capra Consulting Group | Sorin Hilgen, CTO, Cumberland Farms | Jim Wenner, VP Information Technology, Sheetz | Tom Dransfield, IT Director, Kent Kwik Convenience Stores | Ed Dzadovsky, Vice President of North America IT, Circle K Stores Inc.

Technology is not just one aspect of our convenience store businesses- it’s a part of everything. In this session, IT leaders from a variety of retailers will share and discuss ways that they have evolved their role within their organizations and shifted their companies towards this mindset. Leave with ideas on how to do the same within your organization and be seen as a true strategic partner. 


  • Contrast instances within your organization where IT invites the rest of the organization into the IT decision making process, and vice versa
  • Create a written IT Plan/Strategy
  • Empower your team to be leaders within the organization

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NACS Show 2019