Centric Strategy Consulting is a consulting company dedicated to the needs of the small to mid-sized retailer. Our goal is to help independent store owners hit their retail groove. “Groove” is the space where strategy, plan and process converge to create exceptional customer experiences and profitable stores.


Whether you are a successful growing entity or struggling to pay your bills and need help, we strive to ensure the independent retailer is given the tools to compete in the marketplace and deliver a solid bottom line. 

Greg Wicklman - President and Retail Evangelist

Greg is a multidimensional specialty retail expert with over 28 years of experience, across companies ranging from 6 — 2,000 stores, foreign and domestic. With an extreme passion for retail, Greg seamlessly combines the creative with the analytical while driving process and profitability.

Greg has worked for retailers such as Sunglass Hut, Oakley, Crocs and Deckers Outdoor to name a few. His extensive retail background covers strategy, planning (financial, merchandise and assortment), merchandising/buying, team creation, supply chain, distribution, operations, IT (award winning record in developing and implementing software solution on a global scale), P&L and small business ownership/management.

Extensive experience combined with an MBA in Global Business from Thunderbird University and a BS in both Marketing and Finance from Florida State University makes Greg a great asset and consultant to increase cash and profits in any retail business.

Long term sustainable success is his specialty.



helpING retailers find their groove