OLAM – On-Line @ the Mall

Vivien Zepf Cohort 2 Companies (Apr 2016 to Jul 2016), Companies

OLAM is the technology-enabled logistics platform solution for the mall-based retailer. It offers consumers a convenient, cost effective, same-day purchase availability option with a “drive up, pick up” service at their local mall. OLAM allows retailers to leverage both their online and physical sales channels, catering to today’s consumer habits, eliminating inefficient fulfillment costs and increasing sales.

OLAM’s founder and CEO, Andrew Fawer, is a highly experienced financial professional with extensive direct experience navigating and responding to the retail industry’s myriad opportunities, challenges, and dynamics. He has over 25 years of commercial real estate experience in debt capital, capital markets, investing, workouts/restructuring, and business strategy development.

OLAM’s co-founder and COO/CIO, Bill Thayer, is a proven COO/CIO with over 25 years of experience in retail operations with companies such as Macy’s and Loehmann’s. He has led teams and designed and implemented projects in all aspects of retail with specific success in logistics, technology, operations, fulfillment, and eCommerce.