Will Kirkgard

Location Intelligence Specialist

Will joined The Retail Strategy in January of 2019 as a Location Intelligence Specialist focusing on mapping development and franchise market expansion strategy. Will is passionate about serving clients through their retail expansion and strives to stay on top of every detail to drive deal progress. Will has exceptional communication, time management and problem-solving skills which he utilizes to implement strategic market roll-outs. Will leverages his background knowledge of mapping with his communication skills to secure excellent locations for our brands.

Will’s career in mapping and analytics began at Apple Inc. working on the Apple Maps program, as he focused on fixing and maintaining customer suggestions and mapping errors. Will graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Geography and a minor in Geology.

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