Earlier this week, I had the pleasure of introducing the eight associate candidates vying for four seats on the Shop.org Board. But those aren’t the only nominees competing for a seat on digital retail’s best and brightest Board. There are also eight retail member in the running for four open retail seats. Read on for sneak peak about what each candidate says they will bring to the Board. One common theme is palpable: each person is passionate about Shop.org and digital retail.
Want more info on each of our candidates? Check out their profiles on the election site now – and don’t forget to influence the vote for your favorite candidates before June 14th! Please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or give me a call at 202-626-8113 if you have any questions about voting.
SVP, eCommerce & Omnichannel Digital
Fast Fact:I’ve benefited from attending Shop.org events as my career has developed, and I would like to give back to Shop.org and help develop its conference program and content so others can also benefit from it as I have.
Fast fact: I’ve been responsible for both international and multi-channel businesses with exposure to marketplaces, broad line categories and private-branded manufacturing. I believe this broad experience would allow me to make a great contribution to the organization.
SVP of Customer Marketing
Fast fact: I would love the opportunity to partner with other leaders in the field to blaze the trail to find new innovative to use that information to delight consumers every day and deepen relationships with them to continue to increase the velocity of our industry’s growth.
EVP, Digital Commerce
Fast fact: I believe Shop.org can continue to shape, inform and guide this conversation among the retail community. I look forward to bringing my experiences and expertise to the forum, while learning from other senior commerce thinkers at the same time.
EVP, Chief Digital Officer,
Fast fact: I think it would be good to have a Chief Digital Officer on the board, given to evolution of this role. I think it would be helpful to have it from one of the largest internet retailers.
The TJX Companies
Fast fact: Shop.org has played a huge role in organizing retailers, technology companies and service organizations. I’d like to play a role in building its future, tackling industry challenges, influencing critical issues and representing Shop.org’s members. It would be enormously rewarding to be a part of Shop.org’s board of directors and contribute to strengthening our community and shape the future of this industry.
Chief Marketing Officer,
Tory Burch LLC
Fast fact: I would be honored to continue my responsibilities as an active member of the Shop.org Board of Directors. We have made great progress on our strategic vision and the role of the organization within the NRF. Having served as Chairman, I believe my participation would be helpful in continuing this progress over the next two years.
Chief Strategy Officer
Urban Outfitters, Inc.
Fast fact: It would be a great honor if elected to the Board. First, to represent all my talented co-workers at URBN and share our voice to the critical debates and conversations with our peers in the space. Second, to contribute to the advancement of the Shop.org mission of serving its members with high quality content, information and interaction.