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Ray Carlin is senior vice president and general manager for Oracle Retail. He is responsible for Oracle Retail's strategy, enablement, development, sales, service, and support. Prior to joining the retail team, Carlin was responsible for the Oracle global hospitality portfolio as the vice president of strategy, leading product direction, market analysis, alliances, and field enablement. Carlin is located in Frisco, Texas.
Previously he was vice president and general manager for the Hewlett Packard Retail Solutions Global Business Unit located in Houston, Texas. While at HP he was responsible for the retail and hospitality industries and was focused on the retail point-of-sale and digital signage markets worldwide. The business achieved significant growth and market share gains during his tenure. Carlin joined HP in 2009.
Prior to his role at HP, Carlin was president and chief executive officer of StoreNext Retail Technologies LLC, and executive vice president of Retalix USA, a leading provider of retail technology solutions for the grocery and convenience retail segments.
Prior to his appointment in 2003 to lead StoreNext, Carlin was president and chief executive officer of Zaiq Technologies, a leading systems on-a-chip design company based in Woburn, Massachusetts. In 2001, Zaiq was ranked 35th on the Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing private companies.
Carlin also served as president, Solutions Group, of Newton, Massachusetts-based Renaissance Worldwide Inc., a provider of integrated business and information technology consulting services.
He launched his career at NCR Corporation, where he held increasingly responsible positions over a span of 20 years including vice president, US Retail Systems Division; vice president, Worldwide Industry Marketing; and senior vice president, Americas Region. Earlier in his career, Carlin served in a variety of sales, industry marketing, and product management leadership roles.
Ray Carlin holds a bachelor's degree of business administration from Pace University in New York City.
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