Event Name

October 06 - 08, 2014

The Wigwam, Phoenix, AZ

Speakers

 Jason Antony 
Director of E-Commerce 
Viceroy Hotel Group
 Julie Ask 
VP, eBusiness and Channel Strategy 
Forrester Research
 Andrew Aviza 
Senior Account Executive 
Twitter
 Donna Bedford 
Global Seo Lead 
Lenovo
 Howard Blumenthal 
Director of E·Commerce Platform Solutions 
Advance Auto Parts Inc.
 Ryan Borland 
Sr. Account Executive, Display & Mobile 
Yelp
 Seth Brady 
Director of ebiz Merchandising 
Toms
 Gabriela Carnaru 
Manager, IT Business 
Avon
Andy Chu
 Andy Chu 
Divisional Vice President & General Manager, Mobile & Community Experiences 
Sears Holding Company
Andy Chu is the Divisional Vice President and General Manager of the Mobile and Community Experiences (MCE) at Sears Holdings. Andy leads the MCE product organizations and is responsible for the P&L of the Sears and Kmart mobile business. Sears Mobile was named 2011 Mobile Retailer of the Year by Mobile Commerce Daily. Prior to Sears, Andy spent over 11 years at Microsoft where he held a number of leadership roles in product, strategy, planning, and business development spanning Bing Mobile and Local, Windows Live Messenger Mobile and Hotmail Mobile, Windows Phone, cloud computing, low-cost PC in emerging markets and enterprise software businesses. During his tenure at Microsoft, Andy structured a number of strategic telecom operator and OEM deals, including Nokia, Samsung, RIM, Orange Group, Vodaphone, China Mobile, Korea Telecom, etc. Andy has over 15 years of experience in the consumer services, mobile, display, search, enterprise IT and telecom industries, where he previously worked at Verizon Communications in RF engineering, product management, and strategic planning.
 Blake Clark 
Director, Mobile 
Travelocity
 Mike Feiman 
President 
Pool Dawg
 Russ Fliegler 
Senior Marketing Manager 
PepsiCo
 Tom Funk 
Senior Marketing Manager 
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters
 Michael Goldrich 
Director Digital Marketing 
Dolce Hotels and Resorts
 Natalie Greve 
Director of Media 
Maurices
 Steve Haffer 
Vice President Marketing 
American Signature Furniture
 Danika Harrison 
SVP Direct Marketing & Innovation 
Tria Beauty
 Jeff Hawley 
Director of Customer Experience 
Yamaha Corporation of America
 Jennie Huynh 
CEO 
Socialbliss
 Jeff Klonowski 
Sr. Manager, Digital Retail – Mobile 
REI
 Sol Masch 
Director, Mobile Sales & Strategy, Time Inc. 
Time Inc
 Ryan McGuire 
Director, CRM & Digital Campaign Management 
Luxottica
 Brian McSweeney 
Senior Vice President of Customer Experience 
JCPenney
 Brett Miller 
Vice President of eCommerce 
Calvin Klein
 Mike Molitor 
Senior E-Commerce Vice President 
Kohl's
 Mary Monahan 
SVP, Mobile & Emerging Technologies Strategy Lead 
Javelin Strategy & Research
 Dennis Mulato 
Director of Online Retailing 
Wyndham Worldwide
 Kevin Murphy 
Director of Business Intelligence and Customer Relationship Management 
Beyond the Rack
 Michelle Pacynski 
Director, IT & eCommerce 
Ulta
 Mike Pitone 
Sr Mgr, Product Management & User Experience 
Urban Outfitters Inc
 Jose Puente 
Director Mobile and Installed Applications 
AutoTrader.com
 Marria Rhodriquez 
Product Manager 
Wells Fargo
 Franco Ruggeri 
Director of CNET Mobile 
CBS Interactive, Inc.
 Jessica Scheibach 
Group Project Manager 
Nordstrom
 Viral Shah 
Enterprise Mobile Architect and Strategist 
Kellogg’s
 Leon Sikes 
Director of Retail Technology 
Pandora Jewelry
 Danny Sullivan 
VP Mobile 
Sephora USA Inc.
 Gopal Swamy 
 
Avon Cosmetics
 Kirk Thompson 
VP, Marketing 
Westfield
 Andrea Vitale 
Director of Consumer Channel 
Illy Caffe USA
 Robb Walters 
Director of Mobile and eCommerce 
Costco Wholesale Corporation
 Steve Weiskircher 
CIO 
ThinkGeek
 Jeff Wilson 
Sr. Product Manager, Mobile 
Whole Foods
 David Yeom 
Vice President of Marketing 
The Honest Company
Parin Kothari
 Parin Kothari 
Senior Manager of Online Channel Product Management 
TD Bank Group
Parin Kothari is an experienced management consultant who works with macro-level strategic models primarily architecting the building blocks for a business that can withstand and monetize changes in the broader socio-economic environment, especially those related to the maturity of technology. Parin started his career at the Boston Consulting Group in South Asia and more recently was instrumental in establishing the business architecture practice at Wells Fargo Bank’s Internet Services Group. Today, he is at TD Bank’s North American Digital Channels organization driving product management, business architecture and operational maturity. Parin is also active in the community and works on education projects with several not-for-profit organizations across the globe.