Advisory Board


Advisory Board

MichaelKimDr. Michael Choongman Kim – “Co-Chairman”

Michael Kim has over 35 years of experience in research and development, manufacturing, and consulting internationally. His technical experience began with Brunswick Corporation in the early 1970’s before starting a consulting practice with a strong focus on international manufacturing in 1975. In addition to the consulting practice, Dr. Kim has been CEO and Founder of >>> (click here for more)

DougDDouglas Dougherty – “Co-Chairman”

Currently, Mr. Dougherty is an independent management consultant. His assignments include exit planning, executive coach, strategic planning, organization development and Board Special Litigation Committee membership. Mr. Dougherty lectured in finance and accounting at Butler University from 2007 to 2009. Prior business experience-Executive Vice President Finance and Administration for Marsh Supermarkets Inc., a $1.9 billion public company. At the request of a majority of Board members, he played the leadership role in the sale of >>> (click here for more) 

RichardMaderPicRichard Mader

Mr. Mader has over 40 years in retail information management, progressing from programmer analyst to serve as SVP and CIO for Boscov’s and Bon-Ton Department Stores, and Director of Corporate Systems for Federated Department Stores. Mr. Mader formed MIC in 1999 to provide strategic consulting services to retailers and vendors and contracted with the National Retail Federation (NRF) as the Executive Director of the Association for Retail Technology Standards (ARTS).>>>(click here for more)

FrankEcksteinFrank Eckstein

Frank started as Store Director for Jewel Foods stores in Chicagoland 1972-1980 and worked his way to Vice-President Service Operations and Business Support 1982. His responsibilities included, service operations, all retail technology, labor management, front end cash management,  front end operations, check verification system, electronic banking. >>>(click here for more)


JillpicDr. Jill Prolman

Dr. Jill Prolman brings a wealth of research experience to the Trius Retail Advisory Board. A PhD Clinical Psychologist by profession, Dr. Prolman has dedicated the last 25 years to the study of human behavior and decision making. >>>(click here for more)


SteveGbasepicSteven Galvanoni

Steven Galvanoni has had a very rewarding and successful twenty year career in the mobile/wireless industry as President of a major division of Telxon Corporation, a $400M public company. He brings strong relationships to Trius Retail™, with over 1500 senior executive level contacts. >>>(click here for more)