Shoptalk 2017 Speakers

266 confirmed speakers as of January 18, 2017

Neil Ackerman

Director, Global eCommerce, Mondelez

Bill Adler

CEO, True Fit

Yael Aflalo

Founder & CEO, Reformation

Anil D. Aggarwal

Founder, Chairman & CEO, Shoptalk

Miki Agrawal


Jonathan Alferness

VP Product Management, Shopping & Travel, Google

Lockie Andrews

CEO & Managing Director, Catalyst Consulting

Terry Angelos

VP of Loyalty & Data Solutions, Visa

Imran Ansani

Principal Manager, Innovation, @WalmartLabs

Pano Anthos

Managing Director, XRC Labs

Darin Archer

Director of Product Management, Watson Commerce, IBM

Rico Arrastia

Sr. Director – Wholesale Ecommerce, Levi Strauss & Co.

Ali Asaria

Founder & CEO, Tulip Retail

Julie A. Ask

VP, Principal Analyst, Forrester

Souheil Badran

President & General Manager, Alipay North America, Alipay

Shelly Banjo

Retail and Consumer Columnist, Bloomberg Gadfly, Bloomberg

Candice Barham

President, CEO & Co-Founder, Baggie Caddie

Martin Barthel

Global Head of eCommerce & Retail Strategy, Facebook

Dennis Bauer

SVP & GM, Global Consumer Payments & Loyalty, GAP

David Bell

Author, Professor, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Doug Berg

CEO, MyAlerts

Galyn Bernard

Co-Founder, Primary

Greg Bettinelli

Partner, Upfront Ventures

Sandeep Bhanote

CEO, Radius8, Inc.

Harvey Bierman

VP eCommerce Technology & Operations, Crocs

Mona Bijoor

Founder & CEO, Joor

Chad Billmyer

CEO, Panjo

John Blackledge

Managing Director, Cowen and Company

Mike Blandina

EVP of Product & Engineering, CTO, Westfield Retail Solutions

Rachel Blumenthal

Founder & CEO, Rockets of Awesome

Nadia Boujarwah

Co-Founder & CEO, Dia&Co

Daniel Broukhim

Co-Founder & Co-CEO, FabFitFun Inc.

Brendan Cahill

VP, PRH Labs, Penguin Random House

Ray Cao

CEO, Exact Media

Daphne Carmeli

CEO & Co-Founder, Deliv

Paul S. Carroll

VP of Digital & E-commerce Creative, New York & Company

Ken Cassar

Principal Analyst & Vice President, Slice Intelligence

Rainer Castillo

Co-Founder, Chubbies

Manish Chandra

Founder & CEO, Poshmark

Suja Chandrasekaran

Chief Information Officer, Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Alice H. Chang

CEO, Perfect Corp

Tim Chang

Partner, Mayfield Fund

Paul Charron

Board Member, Escada SE

Fang Cheng

CEO & Founder, Linc Global

Clarence Chui

CEO & Founder, Outward, Inc.

George Clark

Head of Digital, Mulberry

Andrew Clarke

President Kmart Apparel, Kmart

Marshal Cohen

Chief Industry Analyst, The NPD Group

Bryon Colby

SVP, Digital Commerce, Cornerstone Brands

Charlie Cole

Chief Digital Officer, Tumi

Eric Colson

Chief Algorithms Officer, Stitch Fix

Brian Cornell

Chairman & CEO, Target

James Crawford

Founder & CEO, Orbital Insight

Emily Culp

CMO, Keds

Healey Cypher

Co-Founder & CEO, Oak Labs

Anne D'Innocenzio

National Retail Writer, The Associated Press

Sanjit Dang

Investment Director, Intel Capital

Dr. Matthias Dantone


Cara David

Managing Director, YouGov

Bridget Davies

VP, GM eBay Advertising, eBay

Gart Davis

Co-Founder & CEO, Spoonflower

Randy Dean

Chief Business Officer, Sentient Technologies

Jason Del Rey

Senior Editor, Re/code

Fiona Dias

Principal Digital Partner, Ryan Retail Consulting

Shawn DuBravac

Chief Economist and Sr. Director of Research, Consumer Techology Association

Mike Edwards

CEO, eBags

Craig Elbert

Co-Founder, CEO, Care/of

Michael Evans

President, Alibaba Group

Sebastien Fabre

CEO & Co-Founder, Vestiaire Collective

Pete Fader

Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Peter Faricy

VP, Amazon Marketplace, Amazon

Ken Fenyo

Head of Consumer Markets, McKinsey Fast Growth, McKinsey & Company

J. Skyler Fernandes

Founder & Managing Director, Simon Venture Group

Peter Fowler

VP of Hospitality + Workspace, West Elm

Brent Franson

CEO, Euclid Analytics

Lauren Freedman

SVP Digital Strategy & Chief Merchant, Astound Commerce

Ian Friedman

Co-Head, Venture Capital & Growth Equity, Goldman Sachs Investment Partners

Scott Friend

Managing Director, Bain Capital Ventures

Katy Fryatt

Shoptalk Europe, Shoptalk

Weston Gaddy

Partner, Radian Capital

Lindon Gao

Founder/CEO, QueueHop Inc.

Rob Garf

VP, Industry Strategy, Demandware

Patrick Gauthier

VP, Amazon Pay, Amazon

Michelle Goad

CEO & Co-Founder, PS Dept.

Jason "Retailgeek" Goldberg

SVP Commerce & Content, SapientRazorfish

Melissa Gonzalez

CEO & Founder, The Lionesque Group

Whit Goodrich

CMO, Retail Cards, Synchrony Financial

Michelle Grant

Head of Retailing, Euromonitor International

Nick Green

Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Thrive Market

John Gregory

Head of Retail Vertical Development, Pandora Media, Inc.

Jack Groetzinger

Co-Founder, SeatGeek

Mindy Grossman

Chief Executive Officer & Director, HSN, Inc.

Apu Gupta

CEO & Co-Founder, Curalate

Gautam Gupta

CEO & Co-Founder, NatureBox

Hyungseok Dino Ha

Co-Founder & CEO, Memebox

Cathy Halligan

Independent Board Director, Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, FLIR Systems and Wilton Brands

Gene Han

VP of Consumer IOT and Head of Target’s San Francisco Innovation Office, Target

Mark Hardy

CEO, InContext Solutions

Guru Hariharan

CEO, Boomerang Commerce

Mike Harkey

VP of Business Development, FourSquare

Michael Haswell

Director, Product Partnerships, Google

Dave Heath

Co-Founder & CEO, Bombas

Dan Herman

CEO & Co-Founder, Welcome

Morgan Hermand-Waiche

Founder & CEO, Adore Me

Sara Hicks

Co-Founder & CEO, Reaction Commerce

Bill Hildebolt


Jim Hilt

CMO & EVP eCommerce, EXPRESS

Cathy Hotka

Principal, Cathy Hotka & Associates, LLC

Chieh Huang

CEO, Boxed Wholesale

Nick Huzar

CEO, OfferUp

Jamie Iannone

President & CEO,, Sam's Club

Ryo Ishizuka

Co-Founder & CEO, Mercari

Josh Jacobs

President of Kik Services, Kik Interactive

Sid Jatia

VP, Omnichannel Digital, Under Armour

Jonathan Jenkins

Founder & CEO, WithMe, Inc.

Nick Jones

EVP, Global Business Development & Innovation, Arc Worldwide

Rebecca Kaden

Partner, Maveron

Barbara E. Kahn

Patty and Jay H. Baker Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Matt Kaness

CEO, ModCloth

Jonathan Kapplow

SVP, Consumer & Merchant Solutions, Pitney Bowes

Andy Katz-Mayfield

Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Harry's

Mary Lou Kelley

President, Ecommerce, Best Buy

Asif R. Khan

Founder & President, Location Based Marketing Association

Dave Kimbell

Chief Merchandising and Marketing Officer, Ulta Beauty

Eric Kinariwala

Founder & CEO, Capsule

Jacob King

CMO, Plenti, American Express

Dana Klein

VP, eCommerce Reebok North America, Adidas Group

Michael Klein

Head of Industry Strategy - Retail, Adobe

Ofer Klein

Founder & CEO, kwik

Amir Konigsberg

Co-Founder & CEO, Twiggle

Steph Korey

Co-Founder & CEO, Away

Cynthia Kounaris

Chief Strategy Officer, FitForCommerce

Bob Kupbens

VP, Seller Experience and Global Trust, eBay

Jeff Kupietzky

CEO, PowerInbox

Michelle Lam

Co-Founder & CEO, True&Co.

Stephenie Landry

VP, Amazon Prime Now, Amazon

Mary Beth Laughton


Kevin Lavelle

Founder & CEO, Mizzen+Main

Ronen Lazar

CEO & Co-Founder, INTURN

Aileen Lee

Founder & Managing Partner, Cowboy Ventures

Bill Lee

VP Smart Home Product Marketing, Samsung

Jenny Lefcourt

Partner, Freestyle Capital

Bastian Lehmann

Founder & CEO, Postmates

Jordy Leiser

Co-Founder & CEO, StellaService

Max Levchin

Founder & CEO, Affirm

Adam Levene

Founder & CEO, Hero

Jeremy Liew

Managing Director, Lightspeed Venture Partners

Cindy Lincks

CEO and Founder, Reachify

Barry Litwin

CEO, Adorama

Betty Liu

Founder, Radiate

Kasey Lobaugh

Principal / Chief Retail Innovation Officer, Deloitte Consulting LLP

Marc Lore

President & CEO, Walmart eCommerce U.S., Walmart

Eddie Lou

CEO & Co-Founder, Shiftgig Inc.

Ivo Lukas

CEO & Founder, 24Notion

Shan-Lyn Ma

CEO & Co-Founder, ZOLA Registry

Kevin Mansell

Chairman, CEO & President, Kohl's

JT Marino

Co-Founder, Tuft & Needle

Josh Marti

CEO & Co-Founder, Point Inside

Faisal Masud

Chief Technology Officer, Staples

Billy May

SVP - Digital, eCommerce, and Corporate Development, Abercrombie & Fitch

Stuart McAvoy

Global Director of Supply Chain Optimization and Sustainability, UPS

Calvin McDonald

President & CEO, Sephora Americas, SEPHORA

Ben McKean

Founder & CEO, Hungryroot

Sophie Miller

Head of Shopping Partnerships, Google AR/VR, Google

Hilary Milnes

Senior Reporter, Glossy

Uri Minkoff

Co-Founder & CEO, Rebecca Minkoff

Tami Mohney

SVP & CMO, Modell's Sporting Goods

Mike Molitor

SVP - Digital, PetSmart

Matt Moog

CEO, PowerReviews

Tobin Moore

CEO & Co-Founder, Optoro

Scott Morey

EVP, General Growth Properties

Chris Morton

CEO & Co-Founder, Lyst

Sucharita Mulpuru

Chief Retail Strategist, Shoptalk

Rachel Mushahwar

General Manager- Retail, Hospitality, and Consumer Packaged Goods, Intel

Daniel Neukomm

CEO, La Jolla Group

Jose Nino

VP of E-Commerce, Digital Marketing, Perry Ellis International

Adrien Nussenbaum

CEO & Co-Founder, Mirakl

Patrick O'Brien

CEO, Paris Presents Incorporated

Brian O'Malley

Partner, Accel

Ron Offir

CEO & Founder, OFFIR Consulting

Zach Overton

General Manager, 837 & VP of Experiential Marketing, Samsung Electronics America

Bjorn Ovick

Co-Founder & CEO, Staffly

Anu Penmetcha

VP Omnichannel & Chief of Staff Digital, Hudson's Bay Company

Katherine Power

Co-Founder & CEO, Clique Media Group

Jason Purcell

CEO & Co-Founder, Salsify

Jeff Raider

Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Harry's

Mohan Ramaswamy

Partner, Strategy, Work & Co

Ram Rampalli

Global Head of Content Acquisition, Walmart

Michael G Relich

Chief Operating Officer, Crate and Barrel

Steve Rempel

SVP & CIO, Rite Aid Corporation

Jeff Richards

Managing Partner, GGV Capital

Brian Rigney

CEO, Zmags

Danny Rimer

Partner, Index Ventures

Oliver Rippel

CEO B2C, Naspers

Marc Rosen

EVP and President, Global Ecommerce, Levi Strauss & Co.

Eric Salo

EVP & Chief Strategy Officer, The Macerich Company

Stephan Schambach

Founder & CEO, NewStore

Rob Schmults

SVP eCommerce and CRM, Talbots

Kegan Schouwenburg

CEO & Founder, Sols

Emilie Arel Scott

CEO, Quidsi, An Amazon Company

Ken Seiff

Managing Partner, Beanstalk Ventures

Alberto Serrentino

Founder, Varese Retail

Or Shani

CEO & Founder, Adgorithms

Amit Sharma

CEO, Narvar

Luke Sherwin

Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Casper

Elliot Shmukler

VP & Head of Product, Instacart

Scott Silverman

Principal, Scott Silverman Associates

Neha Singh

Founder & CEO, Obsess

Davis Smith

Founder & CEO, Cotopaxi

Lila Snyder

EVP & President, Global Ecommerce, Pitney Bowes, Inc.

David Sobie

CEO & Co-Founder, Happy Returns

Ethan Song

Co-Founder, CEO, and Creative Director, Frank + Oak

Spencer Spinell

Director, Emerging Platforms, Google

John Squire

Co-Founder & CEO, DynamicAction

Jim Squires

Director of Market Operations, Instagram

Anne Marie Stephen

Founder & CEO, KWOLIA

Thoryn Stephens

Chief Digital Officer, American Apparel

John Strain

Chief Digital & Technical Officer, Williams Sonoma Inc.

Doug Straton

VP, Digital, eCommerce & Data, Unilever North America

Vijay Subramanian

Chief Analytics Officer, Rent The Runway

Ben Sun

General Partner, Primary Venture Partners

Peter Szulczewski

CEO & Co-Founder, Wish

John Tabis

Founder & CEO, The Bouqs Company

Matt Talbot

CEO & Co-Founder, GoSpotCheck

Nick Taranto

Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Plated

Adi Tatarko

CEO & Co-Founder, Houzz

Shanna Tellerman

CEO, Modsy

Dana Telsey

CEO & Chief Research Officer, Telsey Advisory Group

Fitz Tepper

Writer, TechCrunch

Phil Terry

CEO & Founder, Collaborative Gain

Rachel Tipograph

Founder & CEO, MikMak

Alan Tisch

CEO & Co-Founder, Spring

Chris Todd

President & CEO, Theatro

Rakesh Tondon

Co-Founder & CEO, LE TOTE

Frederico Trajano

CEO, Magazine Luiza

Hans Tung

Managing Partner, GGV Capital

Simon Turner

President & Co-Founder, Myagi

Tim Tuttle

CEO & Founder, MindMeld

Shar VanBoskirk

VP, Principal Analyst, Forrester

Eduardo Vilar

Founder & CEO, Returnly

Alex Vratskides

CEO & Co-Founder, Persado

Nic Vu

GM, Adidas Group North America, Adidas Group

Phil Wahba

Senior Writer, Fortune Magazine

Mark Walker

CEO, JackThreads

Tristan Walker

Founder & CEO, Walker & Company Brands

Oliver Walsh

CMO, Aritzia

Andrea Wasserman

Founder & Consultant, CAPTAIN CUSTOMER, LLC

Geoff Watts

CEO & Co-Founder, EDITED

Deborah Weinswig

Managing Director, Fung Global Retail & Technology

Andrea Weiss

Founder, The O Alliance

Devin Wenig

President & CEO, eBay

Klaus Werner

SVP & Chief Information Officer, Alex Lee Inc.

Zia Daniell Wigder

Chief Global Content Officer, Shoptalk

Scot Wingo

Executive Chairman, ChannelAdvisor

Steph Wissink

Senior Analyst, Piper Jaffray Company

Brendan Witcher

Principal Analyst, Forrester

JuE Wong

President, Elizabeth Arden Brand, Elizabeth Arden

Ken Worzel

President,, Nordstrom Inc.

Bernardine Wu

Founder & CEO, FitForCommerce

Michael Yamartino

Head of Commerce, Pinterest

Jeff Yasuda


Janie Yu

Partner, Fung Capital

Matthew Zeiler

Founder & CEO, Clarifai

Ben Zifkin

CEO, Hubba

Erica Zubriski

VP Sales – Walmart Customer Team Lead, Mattel, Inc.

Joey Zwillinger

Co-Founder, Allbirds