Wendy N. Atlin
Wendy Atlin is Head of Retail Practice and Vice President of strategy and business development for the Retail Line of Business at Cigniti. In this role she is responsible for leading the development and execution of strategic initiatives focused brand expansion and new business acquisition.
Wendy has over 15 years of IT strategic leadership experience in sales and consulting services. Prior to her current assignments, Wendy served as a sales leader for for NCR Canada and Capgemini Inc. In such roles, she was responsible for the Canadian organization, including a broad portfolio of solutions and services that enhanced retail innovations and optimized on best business practices.
In her current role at Cigniti, she is currently managing the retail strategy for North America, driving innovation and thought leadership for leading retailers. Her areas of specialization are in managing large scale enterprise deployments, incorporating requirement analysis, vendor selection, architecture validation and project deliverable execution ; in addition, to executing upon delivering standards of industry accepted methodologies and business/cost validations to substantiate technical expenditures. In her career, she has repeatedly demonstrated success to assist companies in generating profitable revenue and gain market share for companies launching new products and services, or attempting to regain or improve share in an existing market.
Wendy Atlin also services as an advisor to MaRS Innovation Lab, as part of the ICE (Innovation Communications & Entertainment Practice). She also assists with fundraising ventures for the Weitzmann Institute.