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Kantar Retail

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Kantar Retail

501 Boylston Street Suite 6101

Boston, Massachusetts 02116

United States

Company Description

Kantar Retail www.kantarretail.com is the world's leading retail and shopper insight, consulting and analytics business and is part of Kantar, the data investment management division of WPP and one of the world's leading insight, information and consultan ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Managing Partner

Cadent Consulting Group LLC

Chairman

Enjoy Life Foods

Marketing Management, Trade Strategy

Jacobs Suchard Confections

District Sales Manager - Buick GMC

General Motors Corp.

Senior Manager Consumber and Technical Support

The Procter & Gamble Company

Senior Mgr.Consumer Relation and Professional Technical Support

P & G/ The Wella Corporation

Affiliations

Founding Partner, Owner and Board Member
Cannondale Associates

Board Member
Fetch Rewards

Education

B.A.

University of Michigan

MD

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Our Team

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Kenneth A. Harris, Jr. Managing Partner of Cadent Consulting Group, LLC

Ken Harris is a Managing Partner of Cadent Consulting Group, LLC. based in the Firm's Chicago Office. Prior to joining Cadent, Ken served as the CEO of Kantar Retail Americas Consulting and was a Founding Partner, Owner and Board Member of Cannondale Associates. While at Kantar Retail, Ken led the three person senior management team responsible for overseeing all aspects of company operations. His primary responsibilities were the integration and expansion of the company's consulting practice, interface with WPP, the international holding company of Kantar Retail and client business development. Ken was one of the five members of the Global Management Board of Kantar Retail, which was responsible for creating and implementing the objectives, growth and business strategies for the global organization.
Ken's leadership at these firms focused on growth strategy for manufacturers, retailers and food service operators where he led engagements in the U.S., Canada, U.K. and Mexico. Ken's work with corporate and private equity clients includes trade and revenue management, pricing, category leadership, organization design and strategy development and implementation.
Ken is also currently the Chairman of Enjoy Life Foods, the leading producer of Free From foods in the U.S. and Canada. The snacks Enjoy Life produces and the consumers for which these products are targeted are free from the eight most common allergens. Since Ken joined Enjoy Life in 2012, the company has doubled in size. He also serves on the Board of Fetch Rewards, a mobile shopping application and the USO of Illinois.
He is an author and frequent speaker at industry conferences. Ken has line management experience in marketing, trade marketing and sales at Jacobs Suchard and Coca-Cola Foods. He received his BA from The University of Michigan.


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Ken Harris
Managing Partner
Ken is a Managing Partner at Cadent Consulting Group and has more than 25 years of experience in marketing, sales and consulting with consumer product manufacturers and private equity firms.
His expertise has delivered meaningful results in the disciplines of growth strategy development, revenue management, category leadership, organizational design and route-to-market planning.
Prior to joining Cadent, Ken served as Chief Executive Officer of Kantar Retail Americas, as well as Founding Partner and Managing Director of Cannondale Associates.
Ken developed his management skills in marketing, trade marketing and sales at Jacobs Suchard and Coca-Cola Foods. Ken also served as the Chairman of Enjoy Life Foods, the leading producer of "Free-from"� foods in the U.S. and Canada.
Ken received his BA from The University of Michigan.


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Ken Harris CEO Americas Consulting


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Ken Harris is the Chief Executive Officer of Kantar Retail Americas Consulting. In his role, he is responsible for the leadership and client-centric business development of five leading Kantar companies which were merged in February 2009. Prior to his advancement to CEO of Kantar Retail, Mr. Harris was a Managing Director and founder of Cannondale Associates, a marketing management consulting firm and is an expert in the areas of manufacturer/retailer relationships, benchmarking, channel strategy development, category management, trade promotion analysis and financial due diligence. He is an author and frequent speaker at industry associations on these subjects.
He combines a strong discipline of strategic planning and account relationships in multiple trade channels from his sales and trade marketing background at Glendinning Associates Consulting, The Coca-Cola Company and E.J. Brach's. In his 22 year career, Mr. Harris has worked with over four dozen Fortune 500 companies to improve strategic development and implementation of marketing and sales plans. Mr. Harris received his B.A. from the University of Michigan.


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Kenneth A. Harris, Jr. | Chief Executive Officer, Kantar Retail Americas Consulting

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