Speakers & Sponsors

Mary CooneyMary Cooney, AVP eCommerce & Digital Marketing, L’Oreal - Kérastase & Shu Uemura Art of Hair

Mary is responsible for developing the overall ecommerce strategies for both brands in alignment with the L’Oréal USA corporate guidance and close work with the L’Oréal USA CMO team to champion new ecommerce initiatives. Recognized for combining strategic thinking and entrepreneurial creativity to deliver market share, revenue and profit objectives with proven ability to develop and execute strategic, integrated marketing plans that build brand equity, increase consumer engagements and drive bottom line growth. She has extensive experience in the startup, building and managing of profitable and successful online ventures. Prior to joining L’Oréal in 2012, Mary spent 10 years at Barnes & Noble(.com) attaining leadership roles in merchandising and new business development where she was a key team member to introduce and launch a specialty new product line in Toys & Games.

Cliff CorrCliff Corr, Vice President of Strategic Services, Spendsetter

Cliff Corr is the Vice President of Strategic Services at Spendsetter. He is responsible for leading the development of strategic initiatives for clients, as well as serving as the voice of the client to guide Spendsetter’s product roadmap. Cliff has over 7 years of digital marketing experience. Prior to joining Spendsetter, he worked as Brand and Marketing Manager for Emma Email Marketing, and Director of Client Marketing for Rockhouse Partners.
 
 
 
Ryan CraverRyan Craver, Former SVP & Chief of Staff & Strategy, Hudson’s Bay Company| Lord & Taylor

Ryan’s natural fascination with the intersection of retail and technology has led to a career of inspiring and leading retailers to be on the forefront of the evolving “connected retail” environment. Ryan enjoys tackling changing consumer dynamics and defining how retail organizations and brands can leverage technology to strengthen their competitive position. Ryan currently leads Strategy and Emerging Brands for Lamour Group’s portfolio of global brands while advising several startups focused on Mobile and AdTech. Prior to joining Lamour, Ryan was in charge of the core department store strategy at Lord & Taylor / Hudson’s Bay Company and was a senior leader at Accenture, driving growth and profit improvement across multiple clients, including Virgin Media, FedEx and Best Buy.
 
 
Daniel DreymannDaniel Dreymann, CEO & Co-Founder, Mowingo

For the last 20 years, Daniel dreamed up, developed, marketed and sold highly scalable platforms. Before founding Mowingo, Daniel co-founded Goodmail Systems and served as its CEO. At Goodmail,Daniel built an online marketing platform which processed up to 4 billion transactions a month. Among Daniel’s customers at Goodmail: Target, Overstock, PetSmart, Williams-Sonoma, TIME Inc. and many other Fortune 500 and midsize retailers, publishers and advertisers. Previous companies (VP and GM roles) include: Goodmail, Comgates, Arelnet, RDT (sold to Avnet) and Parsytec AG.
 
 

Bob GilbreathBob Gilbreath, Co-Founder & President, Ahalogy

Bob Gilbreath is Co-Founder and President of Ahalogy, a Pinterest marketing company that works with companies such as P&G, Kraft and Kellogg’s. Previously, Bob was a partner at digital agency, Bridge Worldwide, which was acquired by WPP. Post-acquisition, Bob became Chief Strategy Officer of POSSIBLE. Bob is the author of The Next Evolution of Marketing: Connect with your Customers by Marketing with Meaning (McGraw-Hill). His career started in marketing at Procter & Gamble, where he launched Mr. Clean Magic Eraser and was named an Advertising Age Top 50 Marketer.
 
 
Kelly GoldstonKelly Goldston, Director of Marketing, ELOQUII

Kelly Goldston is a data-driven brand marketer with expertise in e-commerce growth. Kelly is the Director of Marketing at ELOQUII, a fashion-forward plus-size apparel startup that’s changing the way women dress. Kelly came to ELOQUII from Amazon subsidiary Quidsi, where she led acquisition marketing for Diapers.com, the largest baby care e-commerce site in the U.S. There, she focused on new buyer acquisition and marketing efficiency to profitably grow the business through both online and offline channels. Prior to that role, Kelly ran marketing for Diapers.com’s sister site, home goods e-tailer Casa.com. Before she joined Amazon, Kelly worked in strategy at branding firm Landor Associates, where her clients included Central Park Conservancy and the World Trade Center, and at Groupon, where she grew the New York City market through analysis of top performing offers and merchant success metrics. Kelly has a BA from Columbia College Chicago and an MBA in marketing and business analytics from New York University’s Stern School of Business.

Jimmy Lepore HaganJimmy Lepore Hagan, VP - Strategy, Nanette Lepore

Jimmy Lepore Hagan is a proponent of the digital vanguard and the Digital Guy at Nanette Lepore. In addition to running all things social media at Nanette, he also art directs the Nanette Lepore photo campaigns, oversees brand messaging, leads public relations, spearheads innovation, and works on business development in the Middle East and Asia.
 
 
 
 
Daniel HodgesDaniel Hodges, President, Location Based Marketing Association

Dan Hodges is an expert mobile business strategist specializing in global solutions. He is a veteran of the mobile, digital, cable TV and advertising industries. He has over twenty years of experience in launching and building businesses on a global scale. Dan has an extensive executive and operational background at both Fortune 500 companies, (Discovery, Nokia, and Associated Press) and start-ups Enpocket and Verve Mobile. Consumer in Motion’s mission is to help reposition companies as they navigate the changing consumer behavior as it relates to the customer journey and emerging technology.
 
 
Asif R. KhanAsif R. Khan, Founder & President, Location Based Marketing Association

Asif is a renowned global speaker, author and serial entrepreneur. He is currently focused on working as a consultant and venture capitalist to the location-based marketing services community. In support of this, Asif recently formed the Location Based Marketing Association - an international group dedicated to research and education in the space. Prior to launching The LBMA, Asif built 4 start-ups and worked with companies as diverse as Limited Brands, IBM, Baxter Pharmaceuticals, Molson-Coors, BestBuy, American Airlines, Cineplex Entertainment, ING Bank, Vroom & Dreesman and L’Oreal.
 
 
Mark LippmannMark Lippmann, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Deborah Lippmann

Mark Lippmann is Managing Partner and Co-Founder of the deborah lippmann luxury nail lacquer and nail treatment brand. Since the company’s inception, as co-founder and managing partner, Mark has been involved in all areas of the brand’strategic development and growth. Mark is responsible for creating the brand’s logo, product packaging, in store display creative and has overseen the brand’s digital development, marketing strategy and implementation. Notable achievements include creation of the deborahlippmann.com e-commerce platform in 1999 and its subsequent overhaul and introduction of a mobile platform in 2013. He also develops and manages all digital marketing initiatives. Aside from the creative and digital realm, Mark also manages international compliance, systems implementation, IT and customer care.
 
 

Betsy Emery MartinBetsy Emery Martin, Digital Chairman, Sizer

Betsy Emery Martin is the digital chairman of The CHR Group and founder of e-commerce consulting firm Emery Martin. Betsy is an internationally recognized e-commerce leader who has defined and implemented growth strategies for some of the world’s most loved and transaction-intensive brands. Her contribution to today’s ever-changing marketplace has garnered over 40 “Best of Web” awards and coverage in top media outlets. Betsy has partnered with clients such as Nutrisystem, New York & Company, The Vitamin Shoppe, Kay & Jared Jewelers, 1800Mattress, Chef’s Catalog, Brookstone, Visa International, Franklin Templeton, and many more. Betsy served as chief of client services at Fry where she managed account teams in creating e-commerce sites that set the industry standard for excellence including Eddie Bauer, Crate & Barrel, Coach, and Godiva. She then founded and quickly grew Tellus to become a leading partner to top e-commerce brands nationally. She authored the “Roadmap to ROI” process, an outline of the stages of planning and prioritizing an e-commerce redesign through a number of areas and dimensions, which has been featured in Internet Retailer Magazine articles and at conference presentations. She is the founder of the Vaya Dashboard which provides real-time measurement of Omni-Channel customer experiences and a graduate of The Union Institute.

Mike McEwanMike McEwan, Founder & CEO, Jane.com

Entrepreneur Mike McEwan is the founder and CEO of Jane.com, a popular daily deal site for women’s boutique clothing and accessories. Mike, his wife and two other partners, started Jane.com in 2011 with no investment other than their own time and credit cards, and a belief that they could build a better platform and do a better job than existing daily deal sites. Today, Mike is the sole owner of a site with more than 800,000 subscribers, 1,600 vendor relationships and 42 employees. The company processes a growing average of 9,000 transactions each day. Mike believes that a few principles set his company apart from the competition. First, the company promises a full refund to any unsatisfied customer to achieve 100% customer satisfaction. Second, the company is focused on building vendor relationships and pays its vendors more than any other daily deal site. Repeat customers and loyal vendors love how they work and are the catalyst for Jane.com’s growth. The most satisfying aspect of Jane.com has been working with a community of women and providing them with a manageable, yet successful, market to grow their businesses—which are usually home based. Mike has a professional background in web development and earned a bachelor’s of science degree in construction management from Utah Valley University.

Monal PatelMonal Patel, Senior Vice President & CBO, UNBXD

Monal Patel is the Senior Vice President & CBO of UNBXD Inc, a leading provider of personalization, site search and analytics solution for eCommerce companies. As an accomplished senior technology executive, Monal has 12+ years of experience developing & executing comprehensive IT strategies and bringing competitive value to businesses. Monal has a proven track record of new product development from concept to market, growing revenues, increasing operational productivity and reducing costs. Monal has helped Fortune 500 clients engage customers and grow revenues by leveraging latest technologies in the field of Big Data and Machine Learning. At UNBXD, Monal helps eCommerce companies solve their problems and create growth by providing new and better approaches to decision making. Monal holds a Masters degree in Engineering from University of Southern California.

Mariana RodriguezMariana Rodriguez, Senior Account Director, Beeby Clark+Meyler

Mariana Rodriguez is Senior Account Director at Beeby Clark+Meyler, a digital marketing agency focused on innovation in media. She works across a variety of clients and new business, leading teams in digital planning and strategy, specifically focused on developing and executing content partnerships, social media programs and synching offline and digital efforts that have measurable business results. Prior to joining BCM, Mariana led social media efforts for the Women’s division at Gilt Groupe. Previously, she worked on social media and digital strategy for brands within Frito Lay, PepsiCo, MacMillan Publishing and Procter & Gamble, among others.
 
 
 
Punit ShahPunit Shah, Chief Marketing Officer, MyTrioRings.com

As CMO, Punit manages Marketing and eCommerce at MyTrioRings.com, a bridal jewelry startup that leverages four generations of industry expertise to provide affordable diamond jewelry to everyday hardworking couples. Prior to My Trio Rings, Punit was the co-founder of Zazu, a mobile technology that helped users manage their personal and productivity data. His prior ventures have spanned eCommerce, social collaboration, and mobile technologies.
 
 
 
Eileen ShulockEileen Shulock, VP - E-commerce , Kirna Zabete

Eileen Shulock has been in the fashion e-commerce industry for almost 20 years, on both client and agency sides of the business. She has strategized, creative directed, marketed and developed content for etailers large and small, such as Bloomingdales.com, Origins, Vivre and IntermixOnline.com. Currently she is VP of Ecommerce for Kirna Zabête, and spends her days in the Soho boutique seducing women into buying Givenchy, Valentino, Lanvin and many other luxury designers on the company’s website, KirnaZabete.com.
 
 
 
 
Ethan SongEthan Song, Co-Founder, CEO & Creative Director, Frank & Oak

Independent and determined, Ethan has launched and collaborated on an array of creative and entrepreneurial endeavors. As co-founder, CEO, and Creative Director of menswear e-tailer Frank & Oak, Ethan enhances everything customer-facing, including the product, marketing campaigns, and online shopping experience. His vision of creating a simple and innovative company at the nexus of fashion, technology, and retail makes him an inspiration to his team and those around.
 
 
 

Not Pictured:

  • Paulina Perepelkin, Founder, Additive Fashion

Sponsors & Partners

Ahalogy

Ahalogy is the Marketer’s Solution for Pinterest. Ahalogy’s optimization technology, licensed content, and focused expertise helps brands Source, Optimize and Scale content for success on the platform. We work with many of the world’s top brands and content creators to deliver meaningful marketing on Pinterest. Ahalogy is headquartered in Cincinnati, OH, the global capital of brand marketing, with additional offices in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Stuttgart. Visit Ahalogy.com to learn more about our unique Pinterest solution.

Beeby Clark + Meyler

Beeby Clark+Meyler is an award-winning integrated digital marketing agency that helps brands drive clear, actionable business results through the seamless integration of creative and media. We design highly productive marketing programs that leverage today’s most engaging digital media technologies to enable more brand engagement, awareness and sales. If you’re tired of creative agencies that can’t bring a killer idea to market, or fed up with media agencies that aren’t thinking creatively about new opportunities, we can help. Learn more at http://beebyclarkmeyler.com and follow us at @GoBCM.

818 Agency

818 Agency is a content strategy agency that helps fashion, B2B, and e-commerce companies build their businesses through editorial content marketing and conversion optimization. Content marketing has revolutionized the way entire industries communicate and gain influence. How are you bringing your story forward? We use a powerful blend of editorial excellence, target audience insights, and sophisticated data to effectively plan, create, measure, and optimize content marketing campaigns.

LBMA

The Location Based Marketing Association is a international group dedicated to fostering research, education and collaborative innovation at the intersection of people, places and media. Our goal is to educate, share best practices, establish guidelines for growth and to promote the services of member companies to brands and other content-related providers.

Mowingo

Mowingo works with agencies and brands to provide mobile solutions that make it stunningly simple to engage customers, layering national and local interactions to drive loyalty and sales. Whether we power a brand’s existing app, or leverage our apps to build a white label solution just for you, our platform effectively raises mobile customer engagement, leading to improved business results. Using targeted, intelligent offers, and time-sensitive notifications, while leveraging GPS geolocation and our sophisticated beacon management capabilities, we help you effectively push the right message, at the right time, at the right location—to the right customer. Deployed by brands like McDonald’s, our technology has been embraced by ad agencies across the country to help bring their creative vision to mobile life. To get a taste of Mowingo, download our McD App: http://mcdapp.com, or visit us at www.mowingo.com.

re:think

does this sound familiar? What you are doing is not working. Maybe it’s because you don’t show up first when someone searches for you. Maybe it’s because your website is outdated. Or maybe it’s just time to try something different. Whatever it is that brought you here, it’s not because you want a shiny new website or a first place ranking on Google. Not directly anyway. You are here because you want your phone to ring. You want new clients lined up outside of your door. The right clients. You want to break sales records. You want results. And that’s where we come in. find out what can re:think do about it!

Sizer

Sizer, founded by Eran Barzilay, is the first mobile application to provide near perfect body measurements in less than a minute using an iPhone or iPad camera to allow precision online clothing purchases. The company uses patented 3D measurement technology to create a body replica with unprecedented accuracy and aims to revolutionize online retail shopping for both shoppers and retailers. Sizer builds consumer confidence when shopping online and offers a 100% tailored shopping experience that guarantees the perfect fit. Sizer’s measurements activate an advanced recommendation algorithm that compares the shopper’s real body dimensions and shape with the DNA of the garment for sale. Primed to be the world’s largest database of body signatures, the intellectual impact is applicable to various industries other than fashion, including healthcare, weight management, fitness and other sectors. For more information please visit www.sizer.me.

Spendsetter

Spendsetter is a Mobile Advocate Marketing Platform that allows brands to interact with advocates like never before through branded native applications, location-based communication, rewards and incentives, a branded marketplace, and mobile notifications. Advocates are the most powerful marketing tools a brand has, and Spendsetter helps brands convert devoted fans into a mobile sales force. The Spendsetter platform is formatted in a company’s exact branding, and allows them to not only identify their advocates through targeted campaigns, but build and own a constantly growing database. Brands can then track advocate demographic data in order to optimize and target their mobile campaigns in the most effective way. The patented marketing platform allows brands to control the brand experience and own their brand data. Spendsetter is headquartered in Nashville, TN. For more information, visit: http://www.spendsetter.com.

UNBXD

UNBXD helps eCommerce companies show the right products to visitors with their intelligent Site Search and Recommendations tools. UNBXD’s products make it easier for eCommerce players to showcase targeted & relevant products to visitors and personalize the online shopping experience. Having been incorporated in October 2011, UNBXD has quickly grown in to a leading search and personalization provider. UNBXD’s highly optimized cloud infrastructure has helped small, medium and large ecommerce companies such as Yepme, Redmart, Silver Gallery and many more to radically improve conversions and increase sales volumes. UNBXD is backed by IDG Ventures and Inventus Capital and closed their series A round of funding last year. To learn more about the company and its products, please visit http://unbxd.com.