Tom Julian is the Director of Strategic Business Development for The Doneger Group. A veteran of the fashion industry for more than 20 years, he was the founder and president of brand consultancy Tom Julian Group for five years. His prior roles include trend director positions with major advertising agencies. Tom is a branding expert who brings a strategic discipline to Doneger’s retail and merchandising consulting practice, working with department stores and specialty chains. Follow Tom on thedonegergroup.tumblr.com.