Women in Retail and Total Retail Virtual Exchange, August 2023
This event occurred on Thurs., August 3. Recordings of all our livestreamed chats are available to watch on demand on this page. Please register below to view.
The Women in Retail and Total Retail Virtual Exchange features engaging and informative interviews with leading retail executives on a variety of mission-critical industry topics. These interactive discussions provide valuable insights for audience members.
Please register below to attend.
The August 3, 2023 complimentary Virtual Exchange will feature the following sessions (all times listed are in ET):
12:00 p.m.: Building for a Stronger Future at The Container Store
In this in-depth interview with Satish Malhotra, CEO and president of The Container Store, he will discuss what led him to join the organization, the organization’s 3 Pillars strategy for future growth, the culture he’s trying to instill at TCS, how he intends to continue to improve as a leader, among other topics.
Speaker: Satish Malhotra, CEO and President, The Container Store
12:40 p.m.: Why Generative AI is Taking the Retail Industry by Storm
A panel of experts from leading retail organizations will engage in a conversation about the most buzzed about topic in the industry: generative AI. From what exactly generative AI is to its multiple applications across the retail industry, to how the technology can be a value add and not a threat to employees, attendees will leave this session with a better understanding of how and why generative AI can benefit their businesses.
- Robyn Messerly, Chief Information Officer, Nebraska Furniture Mart
- Joseph Adelantar, Vice President, Marketing and E-Commerce, ICER Brands
- Phyllis Marcus, Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth (moderator)
1:20 p.m.: Inside the Launch of maurices' Tween Brand, evsie
Earlier this year, women's fashion retailer maurices extended its reach into the tween market with the launch of its newest brand, evsie. In this conversation with Laura Sieger, senior vice president and chief marketing officer of maurices, she will discuss why now was the right time to enter the tween category, how maurices is engaging the targeted Gen Z audience, how evsie's brand ambassador program is helping to drive growth, among other topics.
Speaker: Laura Sieger, Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer, maurices
Speaker: Jade McQueen, Vice President and Managing Director, Media and Entertainment | Retail and CPG, Box
Speaker: Rob Le Piane, Head of Product and Customer Experience, KWI
Speaker: Rosemary DeAragon, Global Industry GTM Lead, Retail and Consumer Goods, Snowflake; Claudia Wellman, Director, Digital Data, Measurement and Analytics, Colgate-Palmolive