Author Archives: Ellen Davis, SVP

Some people were just born to inspire, and I’m convinced Bob Thacker is one of those people. After seeing him speak at several NRF and events on different topics – and receive off-the-charts reviews every time – I’ve learned to take any opportunity I can to read what he has to say, hear him [...]

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‘Tis the season to be…planning for Cyber Monday. (Yes, it really is that time of year already.) At and NRF, we’re also putting the finishing touches on opportunities that will help retailers make the most of what has become one of the most important online shopping days of the year. As the group widely [...]

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Thousands of online retail executives had a blast last night during the networking reception and dinner at Dallas Cowboys Stadium. In addition to punt, pass and kick trials – and, yes, those who tried to kick through those famous uprights had a captive audience! – attendees were able to have their picture taken on the [...]

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Glen Senk just seems like one of those people you want to work for. Dressed meticulously in a colorful blue bowtie and perfectly tailored suit (the first thing from his Summit keynote that people were raving about on Twitter), Senk spent an hour this morning enlightening attendees on everything from mobile to merchandising to [...]

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A powerful video created by Resource Interactive and shown at the Summit this morning demonstrates how shopping is changing. Don’t believe in the power of social media or mobile? Take three minutes and watch this.

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