Rick Wilson is the CEO of Miva, Inc., creator of the Miva ecommerce platform. Across two decades of pioneering experience in the online selling space, Rick has shepherded thousands of client businesses to reach their highest earning potential. In addition to Rick’s executive role, he is also an author, public speaker, and podcast host. In 2019, Rick published his first book, “Dragonproof,” a strategic manual for independent ecommerce in the age of Amazon. The book inspired the Dragonproof Podcast, a freewheeling conversation which explores current events, economic trends, and leadership issues impacting the broader business community.
Founder & CEO, NetElixir
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.
CEO and Co-Founder, Sendlane
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.
Director of Content, GRIN
Katya Allison is an experienced marketer with a background in communications, digital marketing, content development, and influencer strategy. She has spent time as the COO of a digital marketing agency and cut her teeth in the corporate world as Business Communications Manager. In her current role as Director of Content at GRIN and host of the GRIN Gets Real podcast she strives to answer the questions that keep marketers up at night by conducting engaging expert interviews or producing content that provides actionable insights and tips.
Director of Customer Success, Justuno
Kelsey is an eCommerce veteran and has been in the space for more than 7 years. She heads up our customer success department which includes both our Justuno Plus CRO strategist team and technical support. Her expertise in building out onsite strategies ranging from foundational basics to advanced conversion optimization makes her a whiz in finding hidden opportunities for brands big and small.
Travis is a Forbes 30 under 30 lister and founder of Chamber.Media, the industry leader in data crafted video ads with 3,000 productions/mo, $100M in managed spend, and $800M in tracked revenue, massively scaling direct to consumer e-commerce companies, tripling the revenue of 5 multi-million dollar brands.
CEO & Co-Founder, AdLeaks
Tim Burd is a public speaker, consultant, and serial entrepreneur who’s been called the “Godfather of Facebook Advertising” for his many years of supporting and empowering digital marketers. Tim’s Facebook Ad Buyers Group is the largest community of online advertisers in the world. He is the co-founder and CEO of AdLeaks, an exclusive subscription-based community and resource for digital marketing and business growth. In addition to hosting Mastermind workshops and events, Tim has been featured on publications and platforms ranging from Forbes and Bloomberg to Buzzfeed and Bravo. Tim Burd lives in Newport Beach, California, and works with clients worldwide as a high-end advertising consultant and business development expert.
Casey Armstrong is the CMO of ShipBob, the leading cloud-based logistics platform that supports over 5,000 ecommerce brands with 21 fulfillment centers across the United States, Canada, Europe, United Kingdom, and Australia. Prior to ShipBob, Casey was the VP of Marketing at BigCommerce and SVP at Watchmaster.