Jimmy is a former eCommerce retailer and email marketer turned SaaS founder. Located in sunny San Diego, CA, Jimmy is the CEO & Co-Founder of Sendlane, an email and SMS marketing automation company that helps over 1,700+ companies save time, generate more revenue, and increase customer retention with email. He leverages his expertise and market knowledge to build a product designed for the data-driven digital retailer, enabling them to make better decisions in their marketing. Jimmy brings a unique voice to the roundtable as a former retailer, an email marketing lover, and an email deliverability expert.
Eric Youngstrom is a popular keynote speaker and award-winning entrepreneur. Beginning his successful career as a multinational consultant with Deloitte, he is now widely regarded as the go-to source for early-stage eCommerce growth. Before founding Austin, TX-based Onramp Funds LLC, Eric helped launch, scale, and successfully exit ShippingEasy, acquired by Stamps.com in 2016 for $55M in cash. Eric has deep expertise in each aspect of the product life cycle from strategic direction, product concept and development, marketing, business development, and operational implementation.
Julie Zhou has over 15 years of experience in growth, marketing, and product management for some of the most well-known products in the world. She is currently the VP of Growth at AdRoll (a division of NextRoll), a marketing automation platform that gives growing ecommerce brands the power to connect with people everywhere they go online. Prior to that, she led growth marketing at Hipmunk (acquired by Concur), the fastest, easiest way to plan travel and was a product marketer for Google AdWords, Maps and Android.
Udayan Bose, Founder & CEO of NetElixir, started the company with a vision to help retail businesses succeed online. Nearly 15 years later, NetElixir continues to drive exceptional results for clients through a combination of proprietary technology, strategic growth models, and expert campaign management services. With Udayan’s determination and persistence, NetElixir has connected 400+ retail clients to their customers around the world. His exclusive focus on the digital retail space has helped NetElixir become the de facto search marketing experts while partnering with industry leaders like UPS, Google, and Bing. Prior to NetElixir, Udayan was the Director of Business Development at PartyGaming. He regularly lectures MBA classes at Cornell University, Baruch College, and the Indian School of Business in Hyderabad, India. Udayan has been featured in many of the most prominent online journals, including The New York Times, Forbes, AdWeek, eMarketer, and Media Post, among others.
Dillon is an eCommerce professional with over 11 years of international experience across print, video, and events. She is currently the Enterprise Technology Partnerships Manager at Gorgias where she leverages her extensive knowledge of partnerships, tech & eCom to lead their partner team.
Steph is a Customer Success Strategist at Justuno. She’s driven by the opportunity to help her clients strategize their goals in the eCommerce world. She aims to create relationships with merchants to provide conversion-focused eCommerce insight & recommendations.
Kevin Marvinac leads Partnerships at ShipBob, a global logistics platform that fulfills ecommerce orders for direct-to-consumer brands. Previously, he led the Growth and Product teams at ShipBob, and worked in growth marketing and operations at Tide Cleaners (formerly Pressbox) and Airbnb. He is a certified specialist of wine and lives in Northern California.
Andre joined Refersion almost 3 years ago. With nearly 9 years of customer success experience at the time, Andre started on the product support team at Refersion, but he has since moved into the role of technical solutions specialist, where he gathers and designs the technical specifications required to solve customers’ needs.
Baskar Agneeswaran is an entrepreneur and an eCommerce expert who’s been featured on The CEO Magazine, IndiaRetailer, CEOWorld, and many more publications. He has a background in Chartered Accountancy which took a gradual turn towards entrepreneurship. Over the course of the last 15 years, Baskar has founded several companies. He took Vajro to the #1 spot in the Mobile App Builder category in the Shopify marketplace. Baskar is a “40 under 40 Most Influential Leaders” awardee. His vision is for Vajro to become the most used Mobile App Development Platform, across platforms. He’s passionate about solving the challenges eCommerce businesses face through the use of technology.
Derric Haynie, “The Tools Guy,” is CEO and Co-Founder of EcommerceTech. Their new tool, aptly called “Toolbox,” helps merchants track and manage all of their SaaS spend and tools, build their technology roadmap, and hold their tools accountable for their performance. His unique vantage point on the Commerce Enablement industry allows him to make bold predictions on the trends and innovations impacting merchants’ daily lives.
Jacob joined the go-to-market team at Luz last year as the company took its first round of funding. He graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in digital marketing where he spent time working with various local agencies, primarily focused on paid social and content creation. Prior to his time at Luz, Jacob worked at Slack, Canopy, and Humanitarian Experience, a Utah based non-profit. Jacob spends far too much time on TikTok and is a self-proclaimed foodie.