Neal is a recognized fashion apparel industry professional with over 20 years of experience. He provides inspiring C level hands-on executive leadership and the ability to develop and scale brands and organizations. Neal holds an expertise in sales, marketing, merchandising and brand development. He is an innovator, team builder with a natural merchant-minded eye for product development and market trends. He builds strength in company cultures and is a motivator. Neal is known as a strategic right and left brain thinker with strong analytical skills.
Neal has a proven track record in successfully building Omni-channel revenue platforms and scaling businesses. He has deep experience in running wholesale, e-commerce and free standing retail businesses in the men’s, women’s and kid’s markets. Neal has C level relationships with the top US major departments stores, domestic specialty stores and deep access to international retailers and distribution.
He has an extensive licensing background in apparel, accessories, and furnishings. Neal has extensive production experience (India, China, Turkey, Italy) and is very effective in coordinating and supporting global sourcing needs and objectives.