Dane Raucy, Manager, Financial Analysis, joined GG+A in April 2016. He is responsible for preparing fiscal budgets, evaluating data, and implementing audit procedures to increase efficiency and accuracy.
Most recently, Dane served as Financial Analyst at StrategIQ Commerce in Chicago, where he was responsible for implementing new character recognition software, which increased monthly audit savings by $100,000. In addition to building out fiscal budgets, at StrategIQ Commerce Dane created KPI reports that tracked employee performance in order to identify inefficiencies and recalibrate staffing. In this position, Dane worked closely with senior directors to develop and implement audit activities, resulting in an average weekly savings of $27,000 for customers.
Prior to joining StategIQ Commerce, Dane served as a store manager at Abercrombie & Fitch in Tampa, Florida. In this role, Dane developed a call-in system that allowed the store to cut 30 percent from budget costs. He overhauled the pricing policy after reviewing merchandising activities, and then determined a new store layout and product presentation procedure that led to an uptick in sales. Dane applied his vast financial knowledge to analyzing and understand the unique market trends in this space, which helped him increase sales by 15 percent year-over-year.
Dane earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Management from Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida.