- Expert Speakers | Virtual & In-Person | Worldwide Audiences
Educational, Motivational and Inspirational events for anyone launching, or growing an e-commerce business.
Previous Event Speakers
Our two E-Commerce Day events in 2020 were a huge success. Here are some of the experts that educated and inspired thousands:
MERCHANT KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Rebecca Minkoff
In 2001, Rebecca designed a version of the “I Love New York” t-shirt as part of a five-piece capsule collection, which appeared on The Tonight Show and became an overnight sensation.
In August of 2017, she was announced as a member of the first-ever New York State Council on Women and Girls, in the company of other female industry leaders including Refinery29 founder Christene Barberich, SoulCycle CEO Melanie Whelan and Deloitte CEO Cathy Engelbert. Rebecca is dedicated to bringing women together to enact positive change.
In September of 2018, she established the Female Founder Collective, a network of businesses led by women that invests in women’s financial power across the socio-economic spectrum by enabling and empowering female-owned businesses.
Today, Rebecca Minkoff is a global brand with a wide range of apparel, handbags, footwear, jewelry and accessories (including tech).
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Christine Warner, Facebook's Director, Global Partnerships Management and Business Development
Christine Warner is Director of Global Partnerships Management and Business Development at Facebook. She leads a team that forges partnerships to help businesses grow and build for the future. Christine has been with Facebook for nine years, and previously held roles overseeing the company’s Travel ad sales portfolio.
Prior to Facebook, Christine was a Director at Viacom, where she was a founding member of a sales team that leveraged MTVN's enterprise to deliver meaningful business results to clients. She also previously held roles in Finance at NBC Universal.
Christine graduated from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business. She currently resides in California with her family and enjoys getting outside as much as possible.
FEATURED SPEAKER & EVENT MC: Samantha Murray, Education Strategy Manager, Shopify
Samantha currently manages Shopify's education program, bringing together her background in marketing and business operations and her passion for teaching. She has extensive experience in enterprise e-commerce, having previously worked for Shopify Plus where she worked with some of the largest and most profitable brands on the platform.
FEATURED SPEAKER: Katie Wilson, Google E-Commerce
"The Future of Online Shopping"
Katie Wilson has been at Google for over 12 years and is the Head of Ecommerce, Southwest for Google Customer Solutions. Her team partners with some of the largest & fastest growing businesses to leverage Google advertising platforms & technology to meet their business objectives. In her prior roles at Google she has worked as an Account Executive on some of our largest retail partners and helped launch Google Pay with merchants. Prior to Google, Katie has worked for LVMH’s eCommerce site and a boutique media agency for nonprofits.
CLOSING KEYNOTE: Dylan Whitman, Chillest
There are very few people in the E-Commerce industry with the knowledge and experience that Dylan has.
His unique perspective will be a great way to conclude a robust day of learning. You'll want to stay tuned to watch and listen to what Dylan has to say about where we've been and where we're headed.
E-Commerce Business Valuation Tool
This online valuation calculator by our Partner Global Wired Advisors helps sellers determine a rough estimate of an E-Commerce business’s value. This is a great place to start if you are considering an exit!