ChannelAdvisor Corporation, a provider of enterprise marketplace management solutions, will host the first annual ChannelAdvisor Strategy Summit on Sept. 24-26 in Raleigh.
ChannelAdvisor says the event will bring together leading marketplace sellers, representatives from eBay, Amazon.com, uBid and AOL, as well as industry analysts to discuss best practices during three days of interactive sessions, relevant panel discussions and real-world solutions.
Featured speakers and topics include Jeff Jordan, senior vice president of eBay, on “Is eBay the Perfect Store: Innovative and Insight from the World’s Online Marketplace”; Carrie Johnson, analyst at Forrester Research on “Managing Marketplace Challenges”; Susan Fischer, VP of Internet operations and Van Battle, senior manager of Internet auctions at The Sharper Image on “Navigating a New Channel: Preparing Your Organization for Marketplace Success”; and Chip Yager, director of channel development at Motorola on “Reaching Resellers: Driving Wholesale Sales with Online Marketplaces”
Also presenting are Paul Canham, program executive of auction sales at IBM on “Winning Product Strategies: Creating a Complementary Sales Channel”; Chuck Cebuhar, VP of hardlines/customer direct at Sears on “Extending Your Brand: Winning and Retaining Marketplace Customers”; Andre Brysha, VP and chief marketing officer of Ritz Interactive on “Operations Management for Marketplaces: Using Metrics and Analysis to Improve Channel Performance”; and John LaPerch, president of EconoCommerce on “Reputation Management: Loyal Customers Drive Online Sales”
“The first annual Strategy Summit will discuss the benefits and challenges of selling on the Web’s leading marketplaces,” Scot Wingo, chief executive officer and president of ChannelAdvisor, said in a statement. “There is simply no other event where attendees can learn how leading manufacturers and retailers succeed in this new channel and hear from representatives from online marketplaces and industry analysts.”
The three-day event will be held at the Sheraton Capital Center. For more information or to register for the summit, please visit the summit website.
ChannelAdvisor Strategy Summit: www.channeladvisor.com/summit