The Great Digital Transformation
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The Great Digital Transformation
Reimagining the Future of Customer Interactions
True transformation begins with a step back and an invitation to rethink how we live and work. Implicitly, the idea of real transformation comes with a bit of a concept of disruption
EPISODE 16 with Edith and Barbara | Tradition and Technology: A Look into the Future of Luxury JewelryEdith Foley – Director of Digital | Anthony Nicholas Group Barbara Wills – Global Head of Product & Experience Design | Anthony Nicholas Group Join us
EPISODE 15 with Ted Werth | 2001: A Digital TransformationTed Werth Executive In Residence Institute for the Wireless Internet of Things at Northeastern University Guest Bio About Ted Werth: Passionate leader on a mission to
EPISODE 14 with Tim Bottke | Digital Transformation PaydayGerry welcomes Tim Bottke to The Great Digital Transformation. Tim is a Senior Strategy Partner at Deloitte and the author of the new book, Digital Transformation
EPISODE 13 with Kathy Kimple | Omnichannel Retail IndexIn this episode, Gerry does a deep dive into the Omnichannel Retail Index with Kathy Kimple, Executive Director of OSF Digital’s Strategy team. Kathy brings over
EPISODE 12 with Michael Cohen | The Hotel of TomorrowGerry talks about intranet transformation with Mike Cohen, the Director of Productivity Solutions at Hyatt Hotels. Mike is responsible for overseeing strategy, development, and operations for
EPISODE 11 with Rajvir Madan | Generating the Future FasterThere are several fascinating verticals within the tech industry like Medtech, Fintech, Retail, and EdTech. Many tech pros stick to what they do best, but Rajvir
EPISODE 10 with Fabrice Talbot | Tech AdoptionThis week on the podcast we’re talking about real examples of digital transformation with Fabrice Talbot the VP of Products at Salesforce. We’re going to get
EPISODE 9 with Rob Garf | Shopping at the EdgeWe all know that people’s shopping habits have drastically evolved in the past 10 years, especially during the pandemic, but how is retail evolving to meet
EPISODE 8 with Eric Friedman | Tech AdoptionThis week we’re discussing with Eric Friedman how tech has transformed talent management. Eric is the CEO of eSkill, founded in 2002, which is a talent
EPISODE 7 with Martin Aubut | An electroshock approach to changeToday we’re having a wide-ranging discussion about digital transformation within e-commerce, fintech, and even online dating. Our guest is Martin Aubut, the CMO at nesto, a
EPISODE 6 with Laurent Simoneau | How AI is transforming the way we searchThis week, we are talking with Laurent Simoneau about AI and how is transforming the way we search. Laurent Simoneau is President and CTO of Coveo,
EPISODE 5 with Rejean DemersThis week, Gerry and Joe welcome Rejean Demers, the CIO for L’Oreal Travel Retail Worldwide to the podcast. Rejean shares his IT and Digital transformation experience
EPISODE 4 | Part One – Customer 360 with Madeleyne VivancoOn the podcast this week, Gerard is joined by Madeleyne Vivanco, Global IT Executive and CIO, and they are talking about the impact of creating a
EPISODE 4 | Part Two – Customer 360 with Madeleyne VivancoIn the second part of “The Great Digital Transformation” podcast, Madeleyne Vivanco, Global IT Executive and CIO, talks about the mindset to successfully transform digitally and
EPISODE 3 | Part Two – Digital Transformation with Rodrigo Cortés PintoIn the second part, we pick up the discussion with Rodrigo talking about the importance of building an omnichannel experience for La Polar customers, but also
EPISODE 3 | Part One – Digital Transformation with Rodrigo Cortés PintoIn this podcast, Gerry and Rodrigo Cortés Pinto discuss trends and drivers for change, as well as what’s required to start the digital transformation evolution journey to
EPISODE 2 | Part Two – B2B Talk with Dominic StowComing up with the second part of Gerry’s B2B talk with Dominic Stow, Regional VP, ANZ at OSF. Dominic shares how the pandemic has motivated companies
EPISODE 2 | Part One – B2B Talk with Dominic StowThis episode of “The Great Digital Transformation” podcast series is a continuation of the previous episode, focusing on digital transformation for the B2B customer experience. Gerard
EPISODE 1 | Part Two with GERARD SZATVANYIOSF DIgital’s CEO Gerard Szatvanyi kicks off the podcast with a round table discussion with OSF Executive Managing Director, Bernadine Wu and Rob Smith, the AVP
EPISODE 1 | Part One with GERARD SZATVANYIGerry kicks off the podcast with a round table discussion with OSF Executive Managing Director, Bernadine Wu and Rob Smith, the aVP of Go-To-Market at OSF.
Business Executive | Entrepreneur | Forbes Author
Gerry is a founding member of OSF Digital, a top-shelf digital transformation and leading commerce solutions company. As an educational background, Gerry has an M. Sc. from Laval University in Quebec City. By now, he has accumulated more than 20 years of experience growing start-ups and medium-sized businesses in the tech environment, helping them rise to peak performance.
With a background in Cloud Applications, Software Integration Services and Consultancy, Gerry’s impressive client and business portfolio set him in the new breed of global tech entrepreneurship. Currently, he holds management and board positions in several tech-enabled businesses.
Find out where your company is on the road to digital transformation.
We have prepared a short assessment designed to help you understand if your digital transformation efforts are enough to make an impact in this new era. By the time you finish the review, you should have a complete picture of where you are along the road of digital transformation, what areas of your company need improvement and what aspects of transformation you need to prioritise.
News, blogs & Articles
The Future of Digital Transformation: Prepare for What’s Ahead
Today technology connects us in ways that weren’t available to previous generations. In the next years, further advancements will continue to impact the way we live and work. Organizations that want to keep up will recognize this crucial factor.
The Power of Pre-Ordering: How Retailers Can Maximize the Feature
When a shopper clicks to buy their favorite brand of perfume, and sees that it is out of stock, what do they do? In this saturated e-commerce world, they may move on to another retailer. As soon as the consumer finds a place that has the perfume available, they check out. The first retailer misses a sale.
Rethinking What’s Possible: A Starter Guide to Digital Transformation
Phrases like “going digital” abound. As retailers strive to keep up with change, the efforts sometimes fall short. In the 2022 survey report, “Fashion in Focus: New Norms and Paradigm Shifts,” 28% of respondents stated they were behind target in their progress toward using digital tools to engage customers.
5 Ways to Overcome Long Tail Commerce Obstacles
Head to Amazon. The web giant features long, descriptive names attached to the goods for sale. Shoppers put in the keywords to explain what they are looking for. The search drives results tailored to their preference.
Disconnected Data: Putting the Pieces Together to Increase Revenue
With today’s tools, transactions can easily be tracked. However, accessing these records isn’t always clear cut. Furthermore, the right details which can impact the bottom line sometimes aren’t available. Data silos, isolated departments, and weak or nonexistent dashboards often lead to havoc.
Putting on Customer Shoes: Finding the Right Fit
Amid a shortage of workers, high inflation, and an uncertain global economy, retailers have tough choices ahead. Where can expenses be reduced? How can customer retention be improved? What culture should be established to attract workers?