Partner, Kurt Salmon
Michelle Bogan is a partner at Kurt Salmon, a global management consulting firm, in its Retail and Consumer Products Group. Ms. Bogan is an expert in developing and implementing transformational retail strategies, including omnichannel, consumer analytics and localization, and has helped numerous department stores and specialty retailers around the world. Prior to Kurt Salmon, Michelle was VP at Macy’s, Inc., one of the world’s leading retailers, where she led omnichannel strategy and process development for Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s. Before joining Macy’s, Ms. Bogan was a partner at Kurt Salmon, where she led the firm’s consumer insights work, including building a methodology to integrate consumer research into strategy, merchandising and pricing work. Prior to that, she worked at The Walt Disney Company doing product development in the Licensed Consumer Products division. She was named Woman of the Year in Retail by the National Association of Professional Women and was recently inducted into the Worldwide Who’s Who for Excellence in Retail Analytics.