May 14-16 | Orlando, FL
Pitney Bowes Retail (R)Evolution™
The industry’s most intimate, unique thought leadership event with more insight and more
exclusive experiences for digital commerce leaders.
It all comes back to the experience.
Live Blogs from (R)Evolution 2018
A Unique Thought Leadership Event
Insights across 650+ retailers and brands in our combined Pitney Bowes and Newgistics (R)Evolution community, so you can see which domestic and cross-border strategies can work for you.
• Marketing and promotions
• Checkout and loyalty optimization
• Balancing shipping SLAs and cost
• Fulfillment and value-added-services
• Returns shipping and processing
Our 2 ½ day agenda is structured around the consumer experience. Each session will progressively study each stage of the digital shopper journey:
• Discovering the brand and offer
• Exploring products and pricing
• Buying with confidence
• Anticipating flawless fulfillment
• Receiving orders on-time with visibility
• Returning products with ease
Our speakers include experts in ecommerce, marketing, cross-border, fulfillment, shipping and returns. Industry analysts. Management consultants. Retail veterans. And your peers.
Retail (R)Evolution 2018 is coming back to the luxurious Ritz Carlton Grande Lakes in Orlando, FL! As last year’s attendees can tell you, we pulled out all the stops in making the event the most unique, high-touch experience possible.
Networking activities with your peers will include:
• Eco tour and kayaking
• Day spa and golf
• Five-star accommodations and dining
Our agenda explores each of the six stages of the consumer journey –both domestically and globally—but with a unique twist: we’ll follow the journey in reverse.
Learn how starting with the customer experience and working back to the pre-purchase experience can create better and more sustainable customer relationships.
Entrepreneur, Author, Investor
Kevin O’Leary, aka ‘Mr. Wonderful’ of ABC’s Shark Tank, is an entrepreneur, author, and investor in multiple hyper-growth brands that have thrived in the ecommerce space. He co-founded SoftKey Software Products, which later became the Learning Company, and was acquired by Mattel for $3.7 billion.
Former CMO, Apple, Beats by Dr. Dre
Omar Johnson is a marketing and branding keynote speaker, entrepreneur, former CMO at Beats by Dre, and former VP Marketing at Apple. At Beats Electronics, Johnson was responsible for brand development, advertising, retail experience, entertainment / sports marketing, and digital marketing for all global brand marketing and advertising efforts.
Vice President of Operations, Quip
Mir Anwar is currently the VP of Operations at Quip, a company focused on designing and delivering refreshing tools & tips that simplify oral health. Through his experience he is determined to change the popular opinion that “hardware is hard” that we often hear.
Seamus E. Byrne
Interim CIO BrandBank Group
Seamus E. Byrne understands how to build and manage retail and online brands. He is the Interim Chief Information Officer of privately held BrandBank Group, which operates more than 600 specialty retail stores across Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Vice President of Supply Chain Operations
Toys R Us
Christopher Halkyard, is a leader in the retail supply chain industry for nearly 30 years, and who has lead initiatives to establish a new methodology for global flash sales distribution including an automated/robotic fulfillment center and multiple cross docks.
Luke Judge began his career with NMPi (then Net Media Planet) in 2008 as International Business Development Manager, establishing himself as an integral part of the company’s early success. Now as CEO, he has lead NMPi through an ambitious expansion plan to increase the company’s global footprint and diversify its product range.
CIO, Cue Clothing
Shane Lenton is an accomplished IT and e-commerce senior executive. As CIO role with Cue Clothing, Shane has had various key achievements including the launch of e-commerce platforms for both Cue and Veronika Maine and the migration to a new Point of Sale platform.
Director Global eCommerce, IRONMAN
Joe Nardolilli manages the eCommerce business for IRONMAN North America, Europe, Oceana and Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon. Responsible for developing and executing a strategic plan to significantly and positively impact IRONMAN’s online eCommerce business in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.
Vice President, Content Marketing, Hawke Media
Matt Osias is Vice President, Content Marketing at Hawke Media and is responsible for the overall content strategy, planning and production for its clients. Having helped dozens of Fortune 500 companies throughout his career, Matt thrives on building trusted connections between brands and their audiences.
Senior Engagement Manager Deloitte Consulting, LLP
Preeti is a leader in Deloitte’s Retail and Consumer Products Practice. Over the last 11 years she has helped several Fortune 500 companies, mid-market specialty retailers and start-ups across America, Europe and Asia identify, prioritize and mobilize new opportunities through effective business transformation and innovation.
Sales Manager, NPI, Inc.
Catherine Turner began her career in the mail industry with the USPS as a letter carrier but quickly moved into sales and marketing where she served most of her career. After working a brief time with the Women’s Programs and with Affirmative Action Cathy became excited about being a woman in this industry and was a pioneer in women’s growth opportunities in the USPS.
Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder, Hollar
As COO, Jonathan Um has led all operations and merchandising for Hollar since day 1. He oversees all aspects of Hollar’s digital supply chain from product sourcing, shipping to customer service and has built an industry leading fulfillment center based in Los Angeles, CA.
Vice President, U.S. Operations, The Hut Group (THG)
Jason Young is the Vice President of U.S. operations for THG, one of the world’s largest e-commerce companies within the sports nutrition and beauty industries. He is a manufacturing and distribution executive with more than 20 years of experience that spans five distinctly different industries, including vitreous china, automotive, technology, food and beauty.
Executive Vice President and President, Commerce Services
As the leader of our Global Ecommerce and Presort Services businesses, Lila is responsible for our cross-border ecommerce and shipping businesses, as well as our network of Presort Services operating centers. She is also responsible for the integration of Newgistics, Inc., acquired in October 2017.
Executive Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer
Roger leads worldwide product development, strategic technology and innovation, and technology alliances. His team has created a substantial resurgence in new products and innovation across PB’s Software Solutions, Global Ecommerce, SMB Solutions and Enterprise Business Solutions BUs.
Vice President and General Manager Fulfillment Services Group
Tom Behnke's responsibilities include Facility Management, Operations, Engineering, Finance, Transportation Management, Client Services and Technology Services with a focus on Direct to Consumer eCommerce fulfillment services and brand care.
Vice President, Global Financial Services
As the leader of (GFS), Chris Johnson has accountability for all aspects of the business including strategy, growth and operations. This includes strategic analysis in global markets, assessing current capabilities against future opportunities, determining priorities for investment, organizational development and business culture.
Senior Vice President & General Manager, Shipping Solutions
Rajeeb Mohapatra is an accomplished digital business leader with 25 years of experience in retail, high-tech and finance. Driving market-leading products from concept to launch, Rajeeb has run high-growth B2B and B2C Ecommerce businesses around the world to meet global client and market demands.
Director Product Management, Customer Data and Location
Jon Spinney helps customers take advantage of location technology to drive their businesses. He works with customers to bring APIs into their applications, business processes and workflows, while bringing to market a variety of SaaS applications.
Vice President, Product Management, Cross-Border
Rick Watson currently serves as the Vice President of Product Management for the Cross-Border business at Pitney Bowes, with responsibility for the strategic vision of the eBay Global Selling Program as well as the Borderfree lines of business.