Mobile Shopping 2017

October 24-October 26, 2017

Omni Rancho Las Palmas, Rancho Mirage, CA

1 888.482.6012

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Avantika  Agarwal
Avantika Agarwal
Product Manager, Customer Growth
Birchbox
Avantika is passionate about building great consumer-facing products through customer-centric design and data-driven decision making. 5+ years of product experience in eCommerce, growth, mobile (native & web) and data science.
Hilah  Almog
Hilah Almog
Sr. Product Manager
Bonobos
Product leader specializing in innovative and personalized e-commerce experiences. Crafter and chief inventor for Buster Labs in my free time.
Lisa Archambault
Lisa Archambault
Director, Digital Media
Caesars Entertainment Corporation

Lisa Archambault is a leading interactive marketing and media professional based in Las Vegas, spanning over 15 years of digital experience with well-known brands in hospitality, entertainment and technology.  Lisa began her digital career at Genealogy.com in the San Francisco bay area, where she was responsible for content development and performance marketing. Upon moving to Las Vegas in early 2002, she oversaw the display channel for Vegas.com . Lisa more recently headed the digital media strategy for  Zappos.com  where she and her team were responsible for all digital marketing and advertising strategy across web and mobile devices.  Currently Lisa is the Director of Digital Media for Caesars Entertainment, Enterprise Marketing, where she oversees the paid search, social, SEO, Affiliate, Mobile and Display global efforts. 
 
With an strong passion for bottom-line contribution marketing, her and her teams focus covers the entire purchase funnel – from upper-funnel brand awareness, through mid-funnel prospecting, to lower funnel retargeting, loyalty, and retention.

Ken Au
Ken Au
Director, eCommerce Operations
Abt Electronics
Ken oversees online task team consisting of merchandising, marketing, sales and customer service.
Alex Austin
Alex Austin
Co-Founder & CEO
Branch
Alex Austin is the CEO and co-founder of Branch, the leading mobile linking company that seamlessly connects brands with their app users across all channels. Alex founded Branch in 2014 with three other co-founders while attending the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Branch was born from the challenges the co-founders faced as they struggled to maintain the growth of the previous venture, Kindred Prints, a mobile photobook printing app. Alex built the first deep linking SDK to connect their app with end users more easily. Branch has since evolved into a robust mobile linking platform with cross-channel solutions for businesses of all sizes to drive app installs and user engagement.
Nabarupa  Banerjee 
Nabarupa Banerjee 
Head of Product
SamsClub.com
Nabarupa's mission is simple - to be a student of the world's most amazing profession - product management. She realizes that being an amazing product manager is not about product delivery at all...it is about delivering the right product. Nabarupa has helped Samsclub.com evolve rapidly and make magic happen. Operating like a little start-up within one of the world's largest retail companies, her team is part of @walmartlabs and, with amazing technology strides, are on track to become the #1 online wholesale club retailer.
Donna Bedford
Donna Bedford
Global Digital Lead
Lenovo

Donna Bedford is the Global Digital Lead driving SEO in 40+ countries worldwide as well as managing the strategic planning for Mobile and Digital execution. Under her direction Lenovo won 2013 Best-in-Class Award for search marketing (SEO) at eTail West and was a finalist in Best-in-Class Award for Social at eTail West in 2015 . In addition she was awarded entry in the ClickZ Digital Marketing Hall of Fame in 2013.

Sourav  Bhuyan
Sourav Bhuyan
Sr. User Experience Researcher
Zappos
Sourav is a mixed-methods research and data triangulation (qualitative and quantitative) expert. Previous domains include health care, usable security, and front-end site mamagement.
Garrett Bluhm
Garrett Bluhm
Head of eCommerce
Hyland's
Highly specialized e-commerce and e-retail expert with boundless energy and contagious passion. Experienced in building e-Commerce platforms from scratch and driving e-Retail with leveraging optimization of sales, marketing, and supply. Focused on the fundamentals that strengthen consideration, search and brand affinity. Educated on the scrappy tactics that overdrive the business and promote customer loyalty. Passionate about building cohesive teams to hyperdrive sales and omnimarketing.
Jean-Michel Boujon
Jean-Michel Boujon
VP, Growth
Getaround
Dynamic and professional Senior Marketing Executive with over 11 years’ experience developing and implementing complex internet marketing plans and strategies for subscription based and retail online services. Entrepreneurial pioneer with a proven track record of steering multinational marketing teams at local, regional and international levels.
Jamie Braxton
Jamie Braxton
Marketing Manager
US Mattress

Jamie Braxton is a Marketing Manager at US Mattress, where he is creating and launching the company's first customer rewards program to help increase sales and customer retention—currently 30% of all customers are creating accounts! Jamie has previously established some cost effective methods that increased overall SEO results for the online marketplace, and oversees daily management of 4 online stores SEM and SEO methods and strategies.

Guido Campello
Guido Campello
CEO
Cosabella

Born and raised in Miami, Guido Campello graduated from the industrial design program at Design and Architecture Senior High in 1999 and New York University Gallatin School of Individualized Study in 2003 with a degree in Urban Design & Planning. He commenced his design career in interior finishes and renderings at Pompei AD New York for retailers Anthropologie, Urban Outfitters, Free People and MTV. After moving to Japan in 2005 as part of the J.E.T.T. English teaching program he joined the Sales and Marketing team at a Japanese distribution company in Tokyo.

Upon returning to New York in 2007, he became VP of Sales, Branding & Innovation at Cosabella and in 2010 partnered with his wife, Dr. Sapna Palep, to launch her private practice Spring Street Dermatology. In 2014 Guido Campello took over as Cosabella’s first CEO and in 2015 he was inducted into The Council of Fashion Designers of America, Inc. (CFDA). At Cosabella he managed all exclusive design collaborations with the likes of Urban Outfitters, Barneys, Bergdorf, Neiman Marcus, Bloomingdales, Galleries Lafayette, Amazon, and J.Crew on exclusive collections. He also led the Creations of extension lines Cosabella Lusso, Cosabella Amore & CSBLA.

2016 marked the launch of Guido's first solo design efforts across food and fashion.

Morgan Chemij
Morgan Chemij
Director NA Marketing
Hewlett Packard

Morgan Chemij serves as Director of North American marketing at HPI where he oversees demand gen and CRM programs inclusive of email, print, search, display and affiliates.   Prior to that he oversaw ecommerce marketing at FTD brands before which he spend many years agency side at iCrossing and Wunderman creating best-in-class search and digital innovations for the likes of American Express, American Airlines, Disney, FedEx, Citibank, Land Rover and countless others.

Theresa  Cowing
Theresa Cowing
Director, Digital Product Management
The Children’s Place
Mark  Decausmeaker
Mark Decausmeaker
Director, Multichannel Sales
REEDS Jewelers
Jaime  DeLanghe
Jaime DeLanghe
Group Product Manager
Etsy

As a Product Manager at Etsy, Jaime has worked on search, browse, product pages, shop pages, operational development, foundational policy changes and internal tools management. Jaime is especially interested in integrated search products and improving discoverability. She is a strong advocate for simple solution, and is deeply interested in scaling complex, multivariable systems elegantly.

Anton  Dembowski
Anton Dembowski
Sr. Director, Product Portfolio
Beachbody

Anton is currently the Senior Director, Product Portfolio at Beachbody in Santa Monica, CA, focused on launching a new international e-commerce site on Oracle's ATG technology stack, focused on expanding rapidly through successive country launches. Prior to Beachbody, he was a Product Director at Shopzilla in Santa Monica, CA, generating a big data recommendation engine for the Comparison Shipping Engine (CSE).

Anton was previously an Internal Consultant for Edmunds, the automotive data company in Santa Monica, where he acted as a liaison between the automotive data editors and the database system administrators. Before Edmunds, he served as the Tech Director for Look-Look Inc., a boutique market research company in Los Angeles. While there, he delivered research reports and online media campaigns for regional film companies and national S&P 500 firms, and also managed the IT budget and technical teams, and worked with business development staff on custom client requests.

Krista Deshayes
Krista Deshayes
VP, Marketing
The Saatva Company
Krista has been building websites and establishing complex digital marketing strategies for over a decade. This road led her to Saatva, where she is excited to be a part of the phenomenal growth of this company as they add to their family of brands. Krista is passionate about data driven marketing and staying ahead of digital trends to maintain growth.
Angel Doran
Angel Doran
Director Product Analytics & Optimization
Sephora

Angel Doran is the Director of Product Management-Product Analytics and Optimization at Sephora, where she is leading a team to create innovative analytics and data solutions to support Sephora’s omni-channels. Sephora is  a major retail innovator, and her  team leads the development and evolution of Sephora’s measurement and ensures data integrity across Sephora’s platforms and systems.   She has an extensive track record of planning and analyzing customer, cross-channel marketing, digital strategies and robust data driven projects to optimize customer experience and drive conversion.

Follow Angel on Twitter @trendygeek

Greg Fox
Greg Fox
CRO
Gas Buddy
Greg Fox is a Sales and Business Development executive with over 23 years of direct sales and management experience, 15 within the Advertising and Media industries. He has had extensive experience creating and selling diverse and compelling advertising and digital media products to VP and CMO level executives at major US Brands, Agencies and Companies.
Andrea  Frechette
Andrea Frechette
Head of Product & Interactive Marketing
DreamWorks Animation
Cameron Gabriel
Cameron Gabriel
Sr. Manager, Digital Merchandising
Harry&David

Cameron is a seasoned eCommerce veteran with strong merchandising and marketing experience and an obsession with the customer journey. He has an infectious drive and entrepreneurial spirit that has fueled high yielding collaborative partnerships with vendors and colleagues. By personally investing himself in his projects, he is consistently a prolific source of strategies and tactics that can move a business into the next phase of its growth.

Robi Ganguly
Robi Ganguly
CEO
Apptentive

Robi Ganguly co-founded Apptentive, Inc. in 2011 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Robi spent 3 years at WebEx Communications, where he built one of the industry's first SaaS pricing strategies. He then joined Yahoo!, where he created the Supply Management practice and set many of today's ad standards. Since leaving Yahoo! in 2008, he has advised several global CPG brands on their digital communications strategies, which led him to create Apptentive.

Robi believes that truly meaningful and deep connections are built over time, with an investment from everyone involved. Because of this, He has built Apptentive with a team of amazing people who are similarly committed to great, long-lasting relationships. Apptentive helps companies large and small develop deeper, more meaningful relationships with their customers.

Robi is a frequent writer and speaker on topics related to mobile customer retention,relationship management, and lifetime value. Recently, Robi has spoken at Salesforce’s annual Dreamforce Conference, presented an online seminar on “Measuring Mobile Customer Lifetime Value” with the Application Developers Alliance, and delivered keynote talks at the 360iDev and Mobile Commerce World conferences. He also frequently provides his perspective to the mobile, wireless, and software technology trade press. Please visit the Apptentive site “Press & Events” page for examples of his speaking and trade press coverage.

Robi attended Pomona College, graduating with a degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics.

Karyn  Garske
Karyn Garske
Senior Product Manager, Mobile App
Macy's
Iryna  Gerasymova
Iryna Gerasymova
Associate Director, Digital Product Development
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide
Jake  Glimco
Jake Glimco
Marketing Manager
Phoenix Leather Goods
David  Goodman
David Goodman
CEO
Coco Jack
Kris Hamrick
Kris Hamrick
Business Unit Executive, Watson Customer Engagement
IBM

Kris Hamrick is a Business Unit Executive in the Watson Customer Engagement business unit at IBM. He's been selling enterprise SaaS, marketing, and professional services in the commerce space for the past 15+ years. When not thinking about eCommerce, he can often be found riding his bike in the streets of San Francisco or relaxing with his family.

Paul Hancock
Paul Hancock
Director, Defence Geographic Centre, Joint Forces Intelligence Group
UK MoD
Chris  Heard
Chris Heard
CEO and Co-founder
leggings.ca
Peter Heinrich
Peter Heinrich
Developer Evangelist, Games
Amazon

Peter is a former game developer and software architect with broad experience shipping entertainment, web, and mobile applications. He now focuses on helping others to create games on iOS and Android (including the Kindle Fire). Peter writes and speaks regularly on topics relevant to game programmers and managers, such as web services, A/B testing, analytics, monetization, development frameworks, localization, and optimization.

Richard  Hesky
Richard Hesky
CMO
One Stop Equine Shop
Ryan Hofmann
Ryan Hofmann
Vice President, Strategic Marketing Solutions
Listrak

As VP of Strategic Marketing Solutions, Ryan leverages data and analytics to gain valuable insights and target profitable customer segments for Listrak. His extensive experience in the eCommerce industry includes roles as Director of Retail Industries, Director of Strategic Services and Chief Marketing Officer for both domestic and international entities. He is a graduate of the University of Utah – David Eccles School of Business.

Sean  Hosley
Sean Hosley
Head of User Experience
CheapCaribbean
Nancy Hua
Nancy Hua
CEO/Co-Founder
Apptimize

Nancy is the CEO and co-founder of Apptimize, a mobile A/B testing and deployment company that lets top apps like the Wall Street Journal, and Trulia increase mobile revenue and accelerate product development. In 2015, Nancy’s leadership at Apptimize earned her a spot in the Forbes “30 Under 30”. Ms. Hua is a world-class expert in algorithmic trading and electronic exchanges. She led the GETCO (now KCG Holdings) Fixed Income Quantitative Strategies team in NYC and Chicago. She was captain of the fencing team at MIT. She studied math with CS at MIT.

Michael Hughes
Michael Hughes
CEO & Founder
Plush Beds
Michael Hughes is an experienced entrepreneur with a track record that extends over 25 years in both e-commerce and offline direct selling. It’s Michael’s commitment to excellence in craftsmanship and to a superior customer experience that has driven PlushBeds to become one of America’s largest online retailers of natural latex mattresses that are as affordable as they are indulgent. In 2011, Michael founded the Natural Latex Company, a 50,000sf manufacturing facility in Moorpark, CA which has become one of America’s largest providers of certified organic latex. Prior to PlushBeds, Michael was a Senior Vice President with a subsidiary of Citigroup.
Rima Huq
Rima Huq
eCommerce Product Manager
Crate & Barrel
Rima is responsible for the online checkout, gift registry, andcustomer service experiences for Crate and Barrel and its sister brands: CB2and Land of Nod. She is passionate about Agile development and providing thebest omnichannel customer experience.

Jackson is currently Chief Marketing Officer for Boxed, overseeing both growth and marketing. Boxed has changed the game on club/bulk shopping, making it easy and accessible for everyone -- without the membership fees and general warehouse madness.

Previously, Jackson was Head of Digital for Chipotle responsible for leading all digital marketing efforts including mobile, content, social media, CRM, web, digital direct response, email and analytics. Prior to that, Jackson was SVP, Digital Strategy at Taylor where he built and oversaw the digital marketing practice group and supported a number of brands including Diageo, P&G, Nestle, Jordan Brand, NASCAR, Starwood, 3M and Capital One. Before Taylor, Jackson was a Director at Citizen Paine where he led social media integration and influencer marketing for Old Spice as well as Dentyne, working closely with each brand team and their collective agencies to create and implement through the line campaigns.

Jackson started his career at Waggener Edstrom working with clients such as Microsoft and T-Mobile. There, he helped manage the launch of several high-profile products, including the first Android-based phone and all of the T-Mobile Sidekick products.

Personally, Jackson serves on the Board of Directors for the University of Oregon Alumni Association as well as the Arts & Business Council of New York. He is also on the Advisory Board for Dynamic Signal and DriverMiles.

John  Johnson
John Johnson
Director, Digital Marketing
Volvo

As the Director of Digital Marketing for Volvo, John is responsible for all digital marketing activities for the N.A. hub and supporting digital marketing activities for the Latin America hub of Volvo Construction Equipment. This includes all eMail, Internet, Extranet, Survey, and social media activities, as well as CRM management for the marketing and sales team.

Previously, As the eBusiness Marketing Manager, John was responsible for all online marketing activities for the N.A. region of Volvo Construction Equipment.

Ian  Khan
Ian Khan
Technology Futurist, 3x TEDx Speaker
Independent Expert

Ian Khan is a technology leader, focused on helping other organizations create unlimited value through multiple avenues and create positive business outcomes.

He speaks about complex topics in simple terms, and works to always help simplify the complexity around technology—not the technology itself. Ian believes that technology overall can be used to solve many problems that are faced by the world and we need to work together with a new 3.0 mindset to solve these problems.

Ian’s book, "Meaningful Conversations" , helps understand the idea of value creation from a fresh new perspective that is relatable and actionable.

Sharon  Knitter
Sharon Knitter
Director, Integrated Retail
Sears
Momchil Kyurkchiev
Momchil Kyurkchiev
Co-Founder & CEO
Leanplum

Momchil Kyurkchiev is a leading expert in mobile marketing and the CEO and co-founder of Leanplum, a rapidly growing startup company with offices in San Francisco, New York, London, and Bulgaria.

Momchil started his career at Google where he spent five years as a software engineer. At Google, he launched multiple quality improvements to YouTube’s ranking algorithms, which resulted in millions of dollars in additional revenue. He also built some of the core A/B testing infrastructure for featured video ads.

After leaving Google, Momchil co-founded Leanplum, the leading platform for mobile marketing automation that empowers marketers to build meaningful relationships with their customers via mobile apps. As the CEO of Leanplum, Momchil raised $46M in funding from top-tier VCs like Canaan Partners, Kleiner Perkins and Shasta Ventures, and won VentureBeat’s GrowthBeat Innovation Showdown, which showcased the most promising startups in the marketing tech space. Leanplum’s customers include Lyft, Tinder, and Macy’s.

Momchil has a M.S. in Software Engineering & Management from Carnegie Mellon University.

Eric  Lamy
Eric Lamy
Digital Project Manager
Keurig Green Mountain

As a practitioner of user-centric design, Eric knows that users—whether internal or external—have requirements that can only be understood through detailed research and observation. Through a thoroughly-developed understanding of consumer psychology and behavioral motivation theory, he has helped manage the successful implementation of experiences that delight and demystify, leading to more conversions and happier customers. His diverse background helps him speak the language of my peers in technical teams, market research, and sales, as well as providing the tact and confidence to drive positive change and social impact throughout an organization.

Sarah  Leggett
Sarah Leggett
Business Intelligence Merchandising Analyst
REVOLVE
Brian  McClister
Brian McClister
Director, eCommerce & Digital Media
Melissa Joy Manning
Jim Merk
Jim Merk
Director, Brand Marketing
Newegg
Experienced marketing professional with international expertise in PR, Event Management, Social Media and Content Marketing for tech-focused companies. Specialties: Leveraging PR and Social Media for dramatic increases in Brand exposure and sales.
Adam Miller
Adam Miller
Senior Mobile Marketing & Analytics Manager
Turo, Inc.

Adam joined Turo in January 2015 and has spent nearly a decade in digital branding, user acquisition, growth, and analytics. Previously, he focused on healthcare clients (Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca) while at Publicis-owned agency Razorfish and began his involvement in the travel industry at Carat in San Francisco. There he managed user acquisition and new attraction launches for Disneyland and California Adventure as part of the Disney Parks & Resorts team, after which he transitioned to mobile marketing and acquisition, focusing on Expedia.

Beth Monda
Beth Monda
VP, eCommerce
Teleflora
Beth Monda is responsible for leading and executing the ecommerce vision and operations for Teleflora.com, the world’s leading floral service provider.  In her current role, Monda oversees Teleflora’s online and offline marketing strategy, partnership management, UX, merchandising, analytics and site operations.  Among her many achievements since joining the company in 2015 is spearheading the rollout of Teleflora’s new industry leading ecommerce platform, in partnership with Oracle. Formerly, Monda held a variety of senior executive roles specializing in marketing, ecommerce and CRM at some of the top global fashion brands including BCBGMaxAzria, Lucky Brand Jeans and Coach, Inc. She has an MBA from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at NYU and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Middlebury College in Vermont.
Daniel Moure
Daniel Moure
CMO
Pureformulas.com

Daniel Moure is chief marketing officer (CMO) of PureFormulas.com, where he oversees marketing programs, brand management, social media, public relations user experience, content strategy, agency relationships, and corporate sponsorships. During his tenure at PureFormulas, Moure’s leadership has strengthened existing partnerships and developed new ones that have enhanced both the company’s revenue and customer base, including new partnerships with NetSuite and Oracle. In 2014, Moure teamed both marketing and technology departments at PureFormulas to launch a new and improved, in-house designed pureformulas.com, featuring state-of-the-art personalization technology.

Prior to joining PureFormulas in 2012, Moure spent a decade at Univision Communications Inc. as VP of Account Management and Interactive Strategies. There he led the development and implementation of multiple award-winning interactive strategies for some of the biggest advertisers in the space. Before Univision, Daniel spent time as marketing manager at Yupi.com (now msn.latino.com) and regional account manager at Young & Rubicam Latin America, where he serviced clients from some of the world's leading brands, including Colgate-Palmolive, United Airlines, Texaco, Philip Morris, and Kraft.

Throughout his career, Moure has garnered countless awards, including Cannes Lions, Clio, Webby, and Fiap. Having served on some of the most recognized committees and boards in the industry, he currently sits on the CMO Council of the National Retail Federation, an invitation-only global network of marketing executives. He holds a bachelor of arts in communications and psychology from Loyola University of New Orleans.

Robert Muzingo
Robert Muzingo
Director of eCommerce & Online Marketing
Joe’s Jeans

Robert Muzingo is the Director of Ecommerce and Online Marketing for Joe’s Jeans. At JOE’S he is responsible for digital commerce through conversion optimization, website development, user experience design, site operations, site merchandising, online marketing, customer service, logistics and the implementation of emerging technology enhancements for JoesJeans.com.

Robert has a proven track record for developing revenue-driving strategies with over a 15 years of experience in ecommerce sales, digital marketing strategies, optimization of on-site behavioral interactive content including video, and operations across B2C organizations.

Mike Olson
Mike Olson
Sr. Director, Online Experience
Beachbody
Ginnie  Pancini
Ginnie Pancini
Senior Brand Manager, eCommerce Marketing
Nestle Purina
Monal Patel
Monal Patel
SVP and CBO
UNBXD

At Unbxd, Monal helps eCommerce companies solve their problems and create growth by providing new and better approaches to decision making. Monal has 15+ years of experience in the software & retail industry and is a seasoned speaker at major eCommerce events like Etail West,  Mivacon,  Fashion Digital,  Etail East etc.

Gary Penn
Gary Penn
Head of Digital & Global eCommerce
prAna Living
Veronica Pinchin
Veronica Pinchin
Director, Product Management
Mixpanel

Veronica is a Product Manager at Mixpanel, where she leads the Machine Learning and People Analytics teams. Prior to Mixpanel, Veronica was a Product Manager at Google on the Health Search team, a consultant at McKinsey & Company, and worked at Amazon.com and National Instruments in a variety of technical marketing and product roles.

Veronica holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, where she served as Co-President of the TechMedia Club, and Marketing Director for the Cyberposium technology conference. Veronica earned her BEng in Software Engineering from McGill University. She also serves as the Co-chair of the NextGen Advisory Board at the Computer History Museum in Palo Alto, CA.

Mike Pitone
Mike Pitone
Director, Digital Product & Experience
Revzilla

Artist and engineer, Mike takes a pragmatic approach to unifying visual design, system interactions and technology. A whole-systems thinker and believer that form follows function, he recognizes the value of stunning visual design and technical innovation, but not at the expense of delivering well-crafted functionality and a meaningful experience.

Carol  Radigan
Carol Radigan
Sr. Manager, Digital Acquisitions and Innovation, Marriott Rewards
Marriott

A strategic, tech-savvy hands-on marketer with progressive growth and experience, Carol is committed to building and strengthening product and brand awareness through engagement and loyalty. She is a product owner responsible for driving new digital acquisition growth and engagement of the Marriott Rewards Credit Card (~50% of total annual acquisitions) to increase loyalty & awareness, and to contribute to the overall growth of the Marriott Rewards membership base.

Renu Razdan
Renu Razdan
Director, Product Management, Omni-Channel & Mobile Apps
Nordstromrack.com & HauteLook
Marria Rhodriquez
Marria Rhodriquez
AVP, Digital Product Manager
WellsFargo
Gregory  Samson
Gregory Samson
VP, Marketing & Business Development
Cheapair
Barkha  Saxena
Barkha Saxena
VP, Data and Analytics
Poshmark
Ben Schein
Ben Schein
Product Manager, Mobile
NPR One
Karl  Scholl
Karl Scholl
Director, Customer Experience
Teleflora
Matt  Silk
Matt Silk
Head of Strategy
Waterfall

As Head of Strategy at Waterfall, Matt Silk drives innovative mobile marketing programs for brands serving to increase consumer engagement, generate revenue and expand the brand’s footprint. These marketing programs integrate traditional marketing channels with the new and emerging technologies of today. Prior to Waterfall, Matt held senior positions with E*TRADE Financial including Director of Retail Product Management, where he was responsible for web brokerage and core user experience. He began his career at the Wharton Small Business Development Center, where he managed a portfolio of clients and provided one-on-one management consulting to entrepreneurs in the Philadelphia region.

Kara  Skrip
Kara Skrip
Head Of Customer Facing Product
ModCloth

Kara is a digital product leader seasoned in delighting mobile customers. She managed a major iPad program within a year of their release and has been mobile focused ever since. She is currently improving the mobile shopping flow at ModCloth, where they strive to make every customer feel like the best version of themselves.

Lindsay  Soergel
Lindsay Soergel
General Manager, Mobile and eCommerce
Equifax

Lindsay Soergel is an industry leader in defining and delivering consistent, integrated, well-branded experiences across retail channels and consumer touch points. With 25 years of experience rethinking business processes from the consumer inward and with a particular focus on the digital domain, Lindsay’s teams have delivered mobile, Web and physical channel technology innovations for multiple Fortune class enterprises.

At Equifax, she leads the business unit that is focused on leveraging the extensive Equifax data ecosystem to help remove friction from cross-channel consumer-to-business connections while improving customer acquisition, retention and channel profitability for business clients.

Shyamala  Soundari
Shyamala Soundari
Sr.Product Manager, Macy's.com and Bloomingdales.com
Macy's
Briggs  Subramaniam
Briggs Subramaniam
GM- Mobile Apps
Abercrombie & Fitch
Ramesh  Swamy
Ramesh Swamy
EVP
Curacao

Rames currently serves as the Executive Vice President, Operations & Strategy at Curacao, a consumer and retail company focused on Hispanic / Latino communities. As EVP, Operations & STrategy, he report directlys to the founder and Chief Executive Officer and is focused on driving bottom-line profitability for the company.

Prior to this role, Ramesh served as the U.S. Retail & Distribution Leader at Deloitte Financial Advisory Services, LLP. While in this role, he led multi-disciplinary, cross-functional teams to deliver exceptional results for some of the world’s most prominent consumer companies. He has experience managing turnarounds, strategic transformations involving many areas of an organization and operational performance improvement, and has also served as an expert in major litigations.

Ramesh currently serves on the Boards of Directors of the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles and the Association for Corporate Growth Los Angeles, where he has help leadership roles on various sub-committees and had a tremendous impact. He is a nationally recognized business leader and a widely sought-after conference keynote speaker, author and media spokesperson. He has been quoted around the world in hundreds of major publications including The Associated Press, Bloomberg, Forbes, Reuters and The Washington Post, among others. He has also appeared nationally on TV (CNBC Closing Bell & Street Signs, NBC Nightly News) and radio (NPR, ABC, AP) and in industry webinars viewed live by over 2,000 executives at a time.

Ramesh has received a Bachelor of Commerce, an MBA, CPA (California), CPA (Canada), Series 79 & 63 (inactive) and Executive Education in Project Management, Retail Strategy & Management and Leadership.

Neeraj Tolmare
Neeraj Tolmare
VP-Head of Digital Transformation & IT Applications, Digital Customer Experiences
HP

Neeraj Tolmare currently serves as VP and Head of the digital transformation and IT applications at HP Inc. Neeraj has 20+ years of experience in the technology industry and is known for leading large end-to-end digital transformation programs across marketing, CRM, sales operations, Omni channel commerce and Customer Support. Neeraj has successfully led the HP IT application organization through one of the worlds largest separations and leads the Transition Service Agreement exit program.

Recognized for operational excellence, digital innovation and driving results based organizational culture, Neeraj has held leadership roles at various technology companies such as HP, Cisco, Palm and Infosys. He is a featured speaker on a variety of business and technology topics such as digitization of the enterprise, organizational change, agile application development and a culture of outside-in thinking.

Vadim  Tsemekhman
Vadim Tsemekhman
Director, Product Management- WalmartLabs
Walmart

Vadim is a thought leader with deep understanding of online advertising ecosystem, intuition for and knowledge of the applications of data science and analytics in the industry, and hands-on experience in product development and management of cross-functional teams.

Jeff Ulrich
Jeff Ulrich
Sr. Manager Digital Innovation
United Airlines

Jeff is a creative, techno savvy, motivated individual with extensive Innovation, Mobile Application, Project Management, Customer Self Service, and Operations experience. His strong ability to liaise between Technology and Business groups helps to build consensus through a collaborative work style. He has had extensive experience creating and expanding the eCommerce channel through mobile devices, delivering innovative customer service enhancements while meeting business-focused goals.

Alek  Vernitsky
Alek Vernitsky
SVP & Head of Product
thredUP
Goldie Viegas
Goldie Viegas
Mobile Manager, Strategy & Marketing
VF Corporation

Over 6 years of digital marketing experience - specifically mobile marketing, mobile & tablet apps, mobile web, social media, websites & email. Experience with writing, designing & publishing - mobile & web content, mobile & web ad campaigns, social & blog posts, videos, email campaigns, marketing materials, online press releases & investor presentations.

Chris  Weakley
Chris Weakley
VP, Marketing
Robbins Brothers

Chris Weakley serves as the Vice President of Marketing for Robbins Brothers, where he oversees the brand, creates “buzz” and loyalty among its customer base, and increases sales by driving qualified traffic to all sales channels.

Since starting with the Robbins Brothers, Chris developed an integrated digital marketing strategy via social media, search engine management and email marketing, which improved conversions by replatforming ecommerce website to better position company for true omni-channel selling.

Prior to joing Robbins brothers, Chris served as Partner and Managing Director at The Shand Group. While there, Chris tripled agency revenue over 4 years—the highest level in its 33-year history—with personal accountability for more than half of agency’s total billings.

Jaime Wilson
Jaime Wilson
Sr. Director User Experience Design
Overstock.com

Jamie is currently consulting for digital media and retail companies, while leading the Content, Interactive & User Experience Design, and UX research teams to develop intuitive interfaces for Overstock's iOS and Android apps, website, and mobile site.

Previously, Jamie worked with Rent the Runway as well as Bloomberg, where she Worked with UX, Design, Editorial, and development teams to create a platform-agnostic CMS and content strategy for mobile web, app, and media platforms.

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