Catherine Erdly is an award-winning small business retail expert, podcast host, speaker and writer, recently named one of the top 100 retail influencers in the world by Rethink Retail. She has over two decades experience in the retail industry, including 17 years managing budgets up to £400 million for some of the largest names in the high street in the UK and USA.
She has worked with hundreds of small and start-up independent businesses and brands to grow their sales, manage their stock and improve their business resilience through consultancy and her membership group, The Resilient Retail Club.
Catherine is a Forbes.com contributor on the subject of starting and scaling a product business, a judge for the Good Retail awards, on the editorial board of Modern Retail, a Small Business Britain small business champion and was awarded the UK’s top sales adviser in 2021 by Enterprise Nation. She has been featured on national radio, television and press to give her insight into retail news and industry trends and hosts the popular The Resilient Retail Game Plan podcast.