This month we say take a closer look at how Marvin Ellison has focused his turnaround of J.C. Penney on what they’re Not doing. The punchline — it’s working. We hope everyone had a great summer and is settling into the new school year and Fall. We’ve been crisscrossing the country between our work in Florida and Hawaii [where Twitter now sends me spam from Spam] and have been waving from the plane to those of you in flyover states, which includes California in my new definition.
Rachel Elias Wein founded WeinPlus, a strategy and management consultancy focused exclusively on retail and real estate organizations, in 2008. A consultant to Fortune 500 companies and an experienced development executive, Ms. Wein serves as the principal strategic advisor for industry-leading public and private real estate owners, a top-tier grocery retailer, as well as several boutique real estate firms nationwide.