Global eCommerce & Retail Media Forum

A BWG In-Person Full Day Event - NYC

Dec 14, 2022 8:00 am4:00 PM EST

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An Exclusive In-Person Forum for Senior Digital, Global & eCommerce Focused Leaders

BWG's Global eCommerce & Retail Media Forum encourages senior professionals to network & knowledge share with like-minded industry peers. Each session will be moderated by a BWG Connect professional to ensure that our panel sessions remain on topic and answer critical questions that the audience truly cares about.

Registrants are more than welcome to come and go throughout the day and all audience members will have the ability to ask live questions during all of the panels. Afterward, attendees will also have access to any of the panelists following the event. We're always open to making connections to others within our network as well. Come experience the BWG Community in-person!

BWG is proud to host this full day event to provide everyone with an excellent networking opportunity with like-minded industry professionals.

As always, there is no cost to join.

Event Agenda

8:00am - 9:00am - Registration, Complimentary Breakfast & Networking

9:00am - 9:45am - Driving An Enhanced Customer Experience & LTV At Checkout

10:00am - 10:45am - Tactics & Strategies to Optimize Your Marketing Spend

11:00am - 11:45am - Accelerating your Marketplace Growth in 2023

11:45am - 1:00pm - Complimentary Lunch & Networking Break

1:00pm - 1:45pm - Understanding and Implementing a Retail Media Strategy

2:00pm - 2:45pm - Guide to Omnichannel selling in 2023

3:00pm - 4:00pm - The Power Hour - Exploring The Newest Innovators Around

4:00pm - 6:00pm - Open Bar Happy Hour & Networking

Guest Speakers Include

Aaron Conant LinkedIn

Co-Founder & Managing Director at BWG Connect

Aaron Conant is Co-Founder and Chief Digital Strategist at BWG Connect, a networking and knowledge sharing group of thousands of brands who collectively grow their digital knowledge base and collaborate on partner selection. Speaking 1x1 with over 1200 brands a year and hosting over 250 in-person and virtual events, he has a real time pulse on the newest trends, strategies and partners shaping growth in the digital space.

John LeBaron LinkedIn

Chief Revenue Officer at Pattern

John oversees go-to-market activities for the company and its partners. Prior to joining Pattern, John ran marketing for the Google Cloud business at Rackspace and has held a variety of global marketing roles with leading tech companies including Apple, Cisco, and Ciena. He holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, an MSW from Columbia University, and a B.A. in Communications from Brigham Young University.

Tiffany Serbus-Gustaveson LinkedIn

Senior Digital Strategist at BWG Connect

BWG Connect provides executive strategy & networking sessions that help brands from any industry with their overall business planning and execution. BWG has built an exclusive network of 125,000+ senior professionals and hosts over 2,000 virtual and in-person networking events on an annual basis.

Jordan Brannon

Jordan Brannon LinkedIn

President at Coalition Technologies

Jordan Brannon is the President of Coalition Technologies, a company that provides SEO services in digital marketing, design, web development, and PPC advertising. Jordan’s expertise in digital strategies has shaped his career for more than a decade, where he focused on developing solutions that allow for more qualified leads, better traffic conversion, and SEO optimization.

Jon Reily LinkedIn

Senior Vice President, Commerce Center of Excellence at Bounteous

A successful industry futurist and trend forecaster, Reily is a 25-year commerce veteran who founded and sold two successful companies in the first dotcom boom of the 1990s. Reily drives Bounteous’ commerce offerings to deliver seamless commerce experiences across B2B and B2C companies. Bounteous co-innovates with the world’s most ambitious brands to create transformative digital experiences. Their recent commerce highlights include marquee direct-to-consumer commerce sites, international and scalable commerce solutions, and composable commerce architectures.

Tim Wilson LinkedIn

Chief Revenue Officer at ProductWind

Tim Wilson is the Chief Revenue Officer at ProductWind, an influencer marketing company that helps eCommerce brands generate instant momentum on their products. He leads all of ProductWind’s revenue in areas including sales and client success. As an experienced sales and business development professional, Tim has spent more than 14 years helping the world’s largest advertisers better understand how eCommerce impacts their businesses. His skills include retail, consumer products, digital strategy, and customer relationship management (CRM). 

Sandy Eisen LinkedIn

Director of Client Strategy at Attentive

Adam Colasanto LinkedIn

Director, Consumer Insights, VIZIT

Adam Colasanto is the Director of Consumer Engagement at Vizit, a visual intelligence company designed to measure, understand, and optimize graphic performance. He has over a decade of experience working and optimizing the digital space. Adam previously worked as an Analyst for Paychex, Supervisor for GEICO, Customer Success Manager for Crimson Hexagon and Dynamic Yield, Senior Manager of Market Research for Edelman Intelligence, and the Director of Measurement and Insight for ICUC.

He graduated from Niagara University with a degree in English literature and is an Inaugural Speaker at Google Squared Program (US), where he speaks about leveraging social media data.

Kate Fernandez LinkedIn

Head of Brand at Mented Cosmetics

Matthew Wemple LinkedIn

Director, Whole Foods Market & Amazon at The Coca-Cola Company

Kalina Deng LinkedIn

Digital Marketing, CRM, and Loyalty Programs at Reckitt

David Lucatch LinkedIn

Co-Founder, President, Director & Chair of Liquid Avatar Technologies

David Lucatch is the Co-founder, President, CEO, and Chair of Liquid Avatar Technologies, a company that focuses on the verification, management, and monetization of digital identity (DI). David has spent more than 35 years inventing technology and business solutions in the international marketing arena, with over two decades developing internet and mobile-based platforms and taking them to market. He is also the President of Imagination 7 Ventures and the Founder and Chair of Pegasus Fintech, Inc., which supports innovative solutions in the financial services, technology, blockchain, and cryptocurrency communities.

Stephanie Bateman LinkedIn

Strategic Partner Manager, East Coast at Gorgias

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Event Moderators

Aaron Conant LinkedIn

Co-Founder & Managing Director at BWG Connect

Aaron Conant is Co-Founder and Chief Digital Strategist at BWG Connect, a networking and knowledge sharing group of thousands of brands who collectively grow their digital knowledge base and collaborate on partner selection. Speaking 1x1 with over 1200 brands a year and hosting over 250 in-person and virtual events, he has a real time pulse on the newest trends, strategies and partners shaping growth in the digital space.

John LeBaron LinkedIn

Chief Revenue Officer at Pattern

John oversees go-to-market activities for the company and its partners. Prior to joining Pattern, John ran marketing for the Google Cloud business at Rackspace and has held a variety of global marketing roles with leading tech companies including Apple, Cisco, and Ciena. He holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, an MSW from Columbia University, and a B.A. in Communications from Brigham Young University.

Tiffany Serbus-Gustaveson LinkedIn

Senior Digital Strategist at BWG Connect

BWG Connect provides executive strategy & networking sessions that help brands from any industry with their overall business planning and execution. BWG has built an exclusive network of 125,000+ senior professionals and hosts over 2,000 virtual and in-person networking events on an annual basis.

Jordan Brannon

Jordan Brannon LinkedIn

President at Coalition Technologies

Jordan Brannon is the President of Coalition Technologies, a company that provides SEO services in digital marketing, design, web development, and PPC advertising. Jordan’s expertise in digital strategies has shaped his career for more than a decade, where he focused on developing solutions that allow for more qualified leads, better traffic conversion, and SEO optimization.

Jon Reily LinkedIn

Senior Vice President, Commerce Center of Excellence at Bounteous

A successful industry futurist and trend forecaster, Reily is a 25-year commerce veteran who founded and sold two successful companies in the first dotcom boom of the 1990s. Reily drives Bounteous’ commerce offerings to deliver seamless commerce experiences across B2B and B2C companies. Bounteous co-innovates with the world’s most ambitious brands to create transformative digital experiences. Their recent commerce highlights include marquee direct-to-consumer commerce sites, international and scalable commerce solutions, and composable commerce architectures.

Tim Wilson LinkedIn

Chief Revenue Officer at ProductWind

Tim Wilson is the Chief Revenue Officer at ProductWind, an influencer marketing company that helps eCommerce brands generate instant momentum on their products. He leads all of ProductWind’s revenue in areas including sales and client success. As an experienced sales and business development professional, Tim has spent more than 14 years helping the world’s largest advertisers better understand how eCommerce impacts their businesses. His skills include retail, consumer products, digital strategy, and customer relationship management (CRM). 

Sandy Eisen LinkedIn

Director of Client Strategy at Attentive

Adam Colasanto LinkedIn

Director, Consumer Insights, VIZIT

Adam Colasanto is the Director of Consumer Engagement at Vizit, a visual intelligence company designed to measure, understand, and optimize graphic performance. He has over a decade of experience working and optimizing the digital space. Adam previously worked as an Analyst for Paychex, Supervisor for GEICO, Customer Success Manager for Crimson Hexagon and Dynamic Yield, Senior Manager of Market Research for Edelman Intelligence, and the Director of Measurement and Insight for ICUC.

He graduated from Niagara University with a degree in English literature and is an Inaugural Speaker at Google Squared Program (US), where he speaks about leveraging social media data.

Kate Fernandez LinkedIn

Head of Brand at Mented Cosmetics

Matthew Wemple LinkedIn

Director, Whole Foods Market & Amazon at The Coca-Cola Company

Kalina Deng LinkedIn

Digital Marketing, CRM, and Loyalty Programs at Reckitt

David Lucatch LinkedIn

Co-Founder, President, Director & Chair of Liquid Avatar Technologies

David Lucatch is the Co-founder, President, CEO, and Chair of Liquid Avatar Technologies, a company that focuses on the verification, management, and monetization of digital identity (DI). David has spent more than 35 years inventing technology and business solutions in the international marketing arena, with over two decades developing internet and mobile-based platforms and taking them to market. He is also the President of Imagination 7 Ventures and the Founder and Chair of Pegasus Fintech, Inc., which supports innovative solutions in the financial services, technology, blockchain, and cryptocurrency communities.

Stephanie Bateman LinkedIn

Strategic Partner Manager, East Coast at Gorgias

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Event Information

Dec 14, 2022 8:00 am - 4:00 PM EST

Event format

Location
Midtown Manhattan, NYC
Event Details
Food & Drinks with networking opportunities for all that attend

BRINGING TOGETHER INFLUENTIAL EXECUTIVES AND SENIOR PROFESSIONALS

What is BWG Connect?

BWG Connect provides executive strategy & networking sessions that help brands from any industry with their overall business planning and execution. BWG has built an exclusive network of 125,000+ senior professionals and hosts over 2,000 virtual and in-person networking events on an annual basis.
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