Gibran Flynn

An assertive professional with over 20 years of experience, Gibran Flynn uses his reputation as a troubleshooter to provide solutions to companies looking to improve and expand. As a partner of ELEVA Solutions, Inc., he develops, directs and implements plans and research projects that bring increased growth and financial profitability to his clients.

Prior to becoming a partner at ELEVA, Flynn managed the daily operations of 16 Sprint retail stores in South Florida. His skill at managing cross-functional teams and implementing workflow processes helped increase sales by 15 percent each year for 7 years, placing South Florida among the top 5 districts in the nation. He also worked as a National Investigator for Let’s Talk Cellular and Wireless, overseeing inventory for over 140 retail stores in the South Eastern United States.

Flynn’s extensive experience in inventory investigations and asset recovery started at Mervyn’s Department Stores in 1992. He was in charge of preventing, deterring, and apprehending shoplifters according to company policy and procedures. As Senior Risk Manager of Marshalls Department Stores, he recruited, trained and managed 14 detectives and reduced inventory shortage in eight retail stores grossing $68 million dollars. He also served as Regional Operations Investigator at Sunglass Hut International where he recovered over $750,000 in eleven months and reduced shrink in region from 3.8% to 1.9 %.

A dedicated mentor with the ability to lead, coach, and develop employees, Flynn encourages effective communication, involvement and inclusiveness, to promote a strong work ethic and sense of urgency. He obtained a bachelor’s degree from St. Thomas University in 1993 and has an Advanced Certification in Internal Investigations from Wicklander-Zulawski & Associates in Chicago.