SVP Strategy & Emerging Brands | Lamour Inc.
Ryan’s natural fascination with the intersection of retail and technology has led to a career of inspiring and leading retailers to be on the forefront of the evolving “connected retail” environment. Ryan enjoys tackling changing consumer dynamics and defining how retail organizations can leverage technology to strengthen their competitive position. Most recently, Ryan was in charge of the core department store strategy at Lord & Taylor and Hudson’s Bay Company. Prior to joining Hudson’s Bay Company, Ryan was a senior leader at Accenture, driving growth and profit improvement across multiple clients, including Virgin Media, FedEx and Best Buy.
Program Manager | Web + Mobile | Chipotle Mexican Grill
Kam joined Chipotle 2011 and currently manages the digital and mobile marketing programs across all Chipotle brands. Previously, Kam worked for Factory Design Labs and Crispin, Porter + Bogusky managing digital accounts for a number brands including The North Face, Volkswagen, and Coke Zero. Prior to that, Kam was the Director of Online Marketing for Vail Resorts. Interesting fact: Kam was named after a Hawaiian Tropic Suntan Model, Kam Nelson.
Director, Digital Marketing and Social Media | Wingstop
Erin currently oversees all mobile, social, and digital initiatives for the restaurant chain Wingstop. Previously, she worked at Palms Casino Resorts as the executive director of marketing and eCommerce. She has worked at MGM Resorts International, where she was responsible for the digital ad planning and buying for Monte Carlo, Mandalay Bay, New York New York, Beau Rivage, and Gold Strike. Erin has specialized in developing and implementing strategies to grow email acquisition, mobile subscribers, and social media fans/followers, as well as identifying new and emerging channels to optimize ROI and fuel revenue growth.
Vice President, Marketing | Cousins Subs
Justin serves as the vice president of marketing at Cousins Subs where he is responsible for managing ad and PR agency relationships, developing national promotion calendars, creating and executing system-wide strategic initiatives related to advertising, marketing and public relations. Justin brings nearly nine years of restaurant industry experience to Cousins Subs as well as more than four years in public and media relations with the Milwaukee Bucks. Justin holds a Bachelor of Arts in communications from Cardinal Stritch University. McCoy serves on the Cousins Subs management team and is a director on the company’s Make It Better Foundation board.
CEO | Vibes
Recently named 2013 “Mobile Evangelist of the Year” award, Jack is one of the premier thought-leaders in mobile marketing and wireless, and responsible for spearheading Vibes’ strategic direction and driving the company’s position as a leading provider of mobile relationship management technology solutions. An entrepreneur and builder, Jack has specific expertise in business development, strategic client management and consumer marketing. Jack currently serves as Chairman of the Mobile Marketing Association’s Global Board and on the CTIA Wireless Internet Caucus. Under Jack’s leadership, Vibes was ranked #92 in the 2007 Inc. 500 list of fastest growing US companies.
Sr. Director, Enterprise Application Solutions | US Foods
Ann is an innovative technical leader with 14+ years of experience leading solution delivery within a portfolio of mobile and n-Tier JEE enterprise business applications, leveraging a Services Oriented Architecture (SOA) platform which utilizes the Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) Integration pattern, Web Services, and B2B Integration. She provides leadership, resourcing, and technical expertise for E-Commerce, Mobile, SOA web services, Portal applications, Peoplesoft HR, and Peoplesoft Finance development teams. Additionally, Ann partners with the Business Solution Services team to ensure IT goals and deliverables are in alignment with the company vision and business strategy, and is responsible for the full development life cycle of high quality enterprise business software, which includes solution architecture, SDLC oversight, development, and application deployment support.
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