Global Shop 2016

Experience Defines You

March 23-25, 2016 - vegas, mandalay bay convention center

Exhibitor List

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Tuesday, March 28, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

  • Session Number: TUE_KEY1
Shinola has invested heavily in bricks-and-mortar since launching in 2011 so that consumers have the opportunity to experience this American luxury lifestyle brand rooted in creating U.S. jobs. Opening nine stores in the past year, Shinola now has a total of 19 across America plus one in Toronto and another... Read More
Jacques Panis
Sponsored by: WWD

    Tuesday, March 28, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    • Session Number: TUE_BUY_BRAND
    The presentation will speak to how successful brands, are the ones that connect consumers emotionally first before selling them on their product specifications. With the current trends of higher consumer engagement online, brick and mortal stores need to start communicating that message through experiences not only product displays. A company... Read More
    Individual Speaker
    Eslam Khalil
    Sr. Manager- Store and Visual Design
    Samsung Electronics America
    Sponsored by: Fleetwood
      • Session Number: TUE_SHOP_DESIGN
      Leading retail designers and brand marketers will present the findings of Shop!’s latest quarterly Trends Report, adding their own special insights and flavors to the discussion. The Trends Report assesses the cultural shifts and innovations that are shaping the retail industry. Typically, only available to Shop! members, this session presents... Read More
      Bruce Barteldt, Jr.
      Global Retail Practice Leader, Senior Partner
      Ignaz Gorischek
      Vice President
      Jennifer Nemec
      Chief Creative Officer
      Ideation Studio, Inc.
      Mare Weiss
      Senior Associate
      Bergmeyer Associates Inc.
      Sponsored by: Shop!

        Tuesday, March 28, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

        • Session Number: TUE_WIRE_ENGH
        For years' retailers have been trying to determine what consumers want in the store of the future, and the term 'Omni-Channel' is thrown around a lot. There is also the topic of digital-retail integration (DRI) and what that means for stores and consumers.  There are a ton of theories and... Read More
        John Bajorek
        SVP, Brand, Strategy & Design
        Raj Shroff
        Vice President, Brand, Strategy, & Design
        WD Partners
          • Session Number: TUE_ROI_TECH
          One of the biggest challenges for retailers when looking to invest in new technology is how to evaluate its ROI in a conclusive way. Under Armour's Senior Retail Marketing Manager, Christiana DiMattesa, teams up with ChargeItSpot's CEO Doug Baldasare to discuss the empirical study they conducted in partnership with faculty from The Wharton School.... Read More
          Christiana DiMattesa
          Senior Manager Retail Marketing
          Under Armour
          Douglas Baldasare

            Wednesday, March 29, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

            • Session Number: WED_RTRTBL
            The Retail Roundtable, presented by Christine Taylor Collection, enables GlobalShop attendees to sit at the same table as a retail VIP and get a first-person account of today’s retail landscape from the retail leaders themselves. Attendees will meet face to face with directors, managers, VPs and SVPs in store design, planning,... Read More
            Alison Embrey Medina
            Executive Director

              Wednesday, March 29, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

              • Session Number: WED_YARD_STICK_ROI
              It has become clear that the death of brick-and-mortar stores at the hands of e-commerce has been grossly exaggerated, and more often than not, mischaracterized. Physical stores are not going away, but they are playing a very different role. Yet, most retailers still operate in an old paradigm, with siloed... Read More
              Jaelem Sangara
              Visual Manager
              Kit and Ace
              Jane Greenthal
              Senior Design Strategist/Associate
              Sponsored by: Shop!
                • Session Number: WED_RTL_EXP
                Many retailers strive to put the customer first, but there can be significant barriers that prevent a brand from actually creating a guest-centric experience. Join us for revealing insights and actionable ideas from Brandon Avery (FRCH) and Chris VonDohlen (Experienced Innovation Strategist) who will share common challenges retail organizations face... Read More
                Brandon Avery
                Creative Managing Director
                FRCH Design Worldwide
                Chris VonDohlen
                Experienced Innovation Strategist

                  Wednesday, March 29, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

                  • Session Number: WED_BIG_IDEAS
                  As the category leader of children's art supplies and kid inspired innovations, Crayola developed and executed a learning plan and strategy to understand shoppers need states and navigational patterns across multiple channels and categories. By combining a Shelf Back approach and Blue Sky Thinking utilizing their visual merchandising laboratory, Crayola... Read More
                  Individual Speaker
                  John Dranow
                    • Session Number: WED_EXP_DESIGN
                    How will experience design ensure that retail remains relevant in an increasingly digital world? Focusing on utilizing interactive design to showcase the latest technology and design innovations, co-presenters Mimi Lettunich and Jonathan Lander explore what is required to engage, educate and inspire consumers nowadays. Capitalizing on emerging technologies like the... Read More
                    Jonathan Lander
                    Director of Strategic Retail
                    Mimi Lettunich
                    President/Executive Creative Director
                    Twenty Four 7
                    Sponsored by: Shop!

                      Wednesday, March 29, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

                      • Session Number: WED_TRENDS_RTLD
                      Join moderator Cheryl S. Durst, Hon. FIIDA, LEED AP, Executive Vice President and CEO of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA), and a panel of design experts for an intriguing and thought-provoking conversation about retail design and its influence on industries ranging from hospitality to healthcare. The panel will also... Read More
                      Cheryl Durst,FIIDA, LEED AP
                      Exec VP and CEO

                        Thursday, March 30, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

                        • Session Number: THU_CRU_SEGMENTS
                        Every retailer should have strategies on three crucial segments of the US population. They are women, millennials and the affluent. Why are these segments so important? First, women drive an estimated 70-80% of consumer spending, and 75% of women identified themselves as the primary shoppers for their households. Second, Millennials... Read More
                        Individual Speaker
                        Sue Yasav
                        Vice President, Thought Leadership
                        Synchrony Financial
                          • Session Number: THU_ULT_VMDZING
                          Do you have what it takes to complete The Ultimate Visual Merchandising Obstacle Course? Visual merchandising is key to a successful retail concept. It is the heartbeat of a store. It keeps the brand vital, relevant and fresh. The Visual Merchandising Obstacle Course is a fun skill assessment exercise designed... Read More
                          Individual Speaker
                          Joe Baer
                          CEO and Co-Founder of ZenGenius, Inc.
                          Sponsored by: Shop!

                            Thursday, March 30, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

                            • Session Number: THU_MAR_RTL
                            Retailing in the marijuana industry is expanding rapidly. Colorado, over the past 18 months, has transformed from mom & pop (non-descript) stores with strung banners for signs, to sophisticated retail chains with 20+ locations that are now expanding into multiple states. We're also seeing design-build in the space as well,... Read More
                            Individual Speaker
                            Joel Besner
                            President & CEO
                            Marijuana Media
                            Sponsored by: Fleetwood
                              • Session Number: THU_MASS_RTL_WRLD
                              It seems you can't buy anything these days without a carefully nurtured story reflecting the provenance, purity or purpose of the brand, replete with a hand-crafted booklet on the blood, sweat and tears it took to bring this product to you. And all you wanted was a coffee. On the... Read More
                              Individual Speaker
                              Michelle Fenstermaker
                              Strategy Director
                              Sponsored by: Shop!