Sean Bartlett is the Director of Digital Experience, Product, and Omni Channel Integration at Lowes. Sean serves as an internal authority on the topics of digital strategy, customer experience, emerging platforms, innovation, and high-performance team culture.
Ryan Craver was formerly a Senior Vice President of Strategy at Hudson’s Bay Company. 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.
Tom Daly, global group director for mobile at Coca-Cola Co., has entered the Mobile Hall of Fame for outstanding leadership in evangelizing mobile within the world’s largest soft drinks marketer and also to forums across industry sectors. Tom has been tireless and enduring in his efforts to push best practice in mobile and weave the medium into marketing across channels. As a member of Coca-Cola’s global connections team for the past 10 years, he currently leads the company’s strategy for mobile marketing, collaborating with internal and external teams worldwide to deliver many of the marketer’s highest profile online initiatives.
David Doctorow is currently Chief Marketing & Strategy Officer at Expedia. A seasoned marketing professional with nearly 20 years of experience, David has a wealth of knowledge as a change leader and marketing executive. At Expedia, David drives customer acquisition, retention marketing, mobile marketing, business development, and strategy for the Expedia brand around the globe. David earned his MBA from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business and a BA in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania.
With over 20 years of experience in product marketing, social media, demand generation and brand building, Steve Gershik is the Chief Marketing Officer for Swrve. Steve is an expert in what B2B companies need to do to survive and thrive in competitive environments today. Steve has also spoken at SXSW Interactive, DMA, AMA, BMA, DemandCon, SiriusDecisions Summit, AdTech, and Eloqua Experience.
Julie Rezek is the Managing Director of Wunderman Seattle and heads a team of 250+ makers, doers, artists and data wizards who do award-winning work for Fortune 500 companies such as Microsoft, T-Mobile, The GAP Inc., Nike, REI, Group Health Cooperative, and others. Julie has been invited to speak at marketing conferences and events hosted by the Digital Marketing Association, American Advertising Federation, Seattle Interactive Conference, American Marketing Association, and the University of Washington’s Foster School of Business. She was also named one of the Puget Sound Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” honorees in 2012.
Jeff Klonowski is responsible for leading REI cross-divisional strategies, including mobile, payments, and business development. He is customer focused and passionate about delivering best-in-class customer experiences across digital screens to delight customers and position REI as the leading outdoor specialty retailer.
Curtis Kopf is Vice President of Consumer Innovation at Alaska Airlines and is charged with making Alaska the world’s easiest airline to fly. Curtis’s teams span key customer touch points, including ecommerce, digital marketing, distribution, airport experience, R&D, employee tools, customer insight and mobile. Curtis has worked for both Amazon.com and Microsoft.
John Kosner has been ESPN’s digital leader since 2003. As ESPN’s executive vice president, digital and print media, Kosner heads up development for ESPN.com, ESPN The Magazine, espnW, and ESPN’s industry leading applications for all screens including WatchESPN and ESPN3. Additionally, Kosner manages ESPN’s digital content development in Social Media including partnerships with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.
In 2013 Sean Lyons was named Global Chief Digital Officer at Havas Worldwide, where he serves as executive lead on all digital efforts across the network. His responsibilities include oversight of digital strategy, development and operations; enhancing the agency’s current offering; and introducing new digital platforms and capabilities for the agency and its clients. Sean has a BFA with a concentration in Electronic Media from Carnegie Mellon University.
Mario Schulzke is the AVP of Marketing at the University of Montana and founder of IdeaMensch, a community he started to help people bring their ideas to life. Before, Mario spent 10 years managing digital strategy teams at ad agencies up and down the West Coast.
Jason Spero serves as the Global Head of Performance Media at Google. He was previously the Head of Global Mobile Sales and Strategy at the firm. He is responsible for the global priorities and overall commercial strategy for Google’s mobile offerings including Search, GDN, AdMob, YouTube and DoubleClick Platforms.
Bringing more than 11 years of experience in the mobile and digital industry, Jonathan Stephen is currently the Director of Mobile Strategy at Elite SEM. Prior to Elite SEM, Jonathan spent time in the airline industry heading up mobile and digital strategy for airlines including Silver Airways and Jetblue. At JetBlue, he led the Mobile & Emerging Technologies team for over three years with the responsibility of driving their overall strategy.
Jaime Robinson is the Executive Creative Director for Wieden + Kennedy. Jaime was formerly the VP and Executive Creative Director of the award-winning Pereira & O’Dell, a global advertising agency based in San Francisco and helped steer the agency’s celebrated social film projects for Intel/Toshiba, including “Intel Inside” and “Beauty Inside.” The latter of which earned three Grand Prix awards at the Cannes Lions festival in 2013 and a daytime Emmy Award.
Hank Wasiak is the former Vice Chairman of McCann Erickson and owner of The Concept Farm, one of today’s hottest creative companies. Hank is also a best selling author, keynote speaker, teacher, 14 time Emmy nominated Executive TV Producer, and 3 time Emmy award winning television host.