Chairman of the Board
Mr. Thall brings more than 30 years of experience in the retail industries focused on distribution, technology, forecasting and executive management roles at leading software and service organizations.
Most recently, Mr. Thall was the Chief Executive Officer for Acsis responsible Acsis corporate strategy and execution of the company’s goals. Prior to Acsis, Neil Thall was Executive Vice President Strategy for LogFire – a provider of cloud based Warehouse Management software. Prior to joining LogFire, Mr. Thall was Chief Executive Officer of Aldata Solution, Inc., the provider of Merchandise Planning and Management software to the Grocery industry located in Europe and the US. It was here that he spearheaded the company’s initial entry into the US market and helped secure their first North American customers including Albertsons, Giant Eagle and Trader Joe’s.
Prior to joining Aldata, Mr. Thall served for five years as Executive Vice President at Manhattan Associates, where he oversaw global operations, including the company’s consulting and implementation practices. Mr. Thall has also held senior leadership positions with The Garr Consulting Group and Kurt Salmon Associates (KSA). He has been the CEO of NTA (a division of HNC Software, Inc.), a firm specializing in forecasting consumer demand employing artificial intelligence and has done significant consulting engagements with several retailers, as well as SAS Institute. Mr. Thall has been published and quoted frequently in Stores and RIS News, among others.
Mr. Thall completed his undergraduate work at Illinois Institute of Technology, and earned his graduate degree at the University of Wisconsin, Madison.