About Us 2018-06-07T11:19:31+00:00

About Us

Around The World Since 1988

The Retail Learning Institute is a people development organization supported by The Coca-Cola Company. The Institute has been dedicated to providing learning resources for food retailers worldwide. As an educational organization, it serves more than 10,000 businesses with blended training programs that include 150+ industry-specific online courses divided into eight different libraries. The Institute also provides retailers and associations with their own branded online corporate universities.

Advancing leadership and vocational learning to support the growth of people, workplaces and communities.

The Institute develops and manages online corporate universities for supermarket groups, retail associations, and international retailers. Our corporate university clients include Eurocash—Poland’s largest retailer/wholesaler, APAS in Brazil, National Grocers Association (NGA) and Woods Supermarkets in the United States. The Retail Learning Institute offers a continually expanding selection of online certification courses specialized in the supermarket industry and retail business. Our courses are developed in conjunction with industry experts, affiliated faculty and staff to meet the needs of retail organizations worldwide.
A blended learning approach combines on-the-job training, mentoring and classroom training with the online training program. In-house training can focus on the unique aspects to your organization and the online training will cover the core aspects of supermarket and retail industry. Furthermore, the system provides the certification testing, tracks scores, student enrollments and completions and all the information is available to the store training manager in a single report.

What Makes The Institute Unique?

Meet The Team

Paulo Goelzer
Paulo GoelzerCEO
Ana Velázquez
Ana VelázquezLearning Solutions Director
Jason King
Jason KingCurriculum Design & Development Manager
Christina Watkins
Christina WatkinsLearning Solutions Coordinator
Julie Torres
Julie TorresGraphic + Web Designer
Tom Lunzer
Tom LunzerE-Learning Developer
Doreen Webb
Doreen WebbInstructional Designer
Tamara Cruz-Mason
Tamara Cruz-MasonSpanish Course Development Assistant
Tamara E. Babilonia
Tamara E. BabiloniaSpanish Translator
Gustavo Rueda
Gustavo RuedaSpanish Translation Writer and Editor