Kingsfield to Lead NCR Retail Division
Published in CSP Daily News
Brings experience from Radiant Systems
DULUTH, Ga. -- NCR Corp. has appointed Scott Kingsfield to the position of senior vice president and general manager of its retail line of business, reporting to executive vice president John Bruno. Kingsfield joined NCR from Radiant Systems, where he most recently served as the president of the retail, sports and entertainment division, which includes the petroleum and convenience retail, specialty retail, stadium, arena and movie theater markets.
"Scott's broad knowledge of the retail industry, experience bringing retail software and hosted solutions to market and passion for building and sustaining customer relationships will be major contributors to the realization of our business goals," Bruno said. "Scott's proven track record driving profitable growth through world-class indirect sales channels advancing a portfolio of innovative retail solutions is the perfect complement to NCR's core business and broad distribution."
Since joining Radiant Systems in 1997, Kingsfield held several other senior leadership positions, including chief marketing officer and vice president and general manager for the petroleum/convenience, grocery and retail division. NCR recently acquired Radiant Systems through a merger completed in August.
Prior, Kingsfield was a management consultant within the business consulting practices at Arthur Andersen and Price Waterhouse. He holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Georgia State University.
"The NCR retail team is an incredibly strong and dedicated group that has delivered excellent results through the first half of the year," said Kingsfield. "I look forward to the opportunity to lead this talented, global team and bring our customers an outstanding portfolio of solutions that help retailers differentiate themselves and attract today's empowered and elusive consumer."
NCR's retail line of business provides a variety of assisted- and self-service technologies, including NCR c-tailing solutions, a set of software and services that enable retailers to offer consumers greater personalization and consistency across converged channels, such as the Internet, mobile devices, social media and in-store self-service solutions.
NCR Corp., Duluth, Ga., is a global technology company leading how the world connects, interacts and transacts with business. NCR's assisted- and self-service solutions and comprehensive support services address the needs of retail, financial, travel, healthcare, hospitality, entertainment, gaming, public sector, telecom carrier and equipment organizations in more than 100 countries.