4R Systems Inc, the supplier of software tools and analytical techniques that manage SKU's throughout the retail lifecycle, has appointed Eugene F Rosadino Jr as executive vice president and chief operating officer. 

Gene Rosadino brings over 20 years of senior retail inventory management, distribution, merchandising and finance experience to his new role, where he will be responsible for managing 4R's market/customer side of the business.

Most recently, Mr Rosadino spent ten years with FAO Inc (Zany Brainy, FAO Schwarz, Right Start), holding various positions. Prior to joining Zany Brainy in 1993, he held senior merchandise planning and finance positions with Early Learning Centres and Ann Taylor.