RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK –Representatives from Yahoo!, Microsoft, Jupiter Research and are among the guest speakers scheduled to participate in ChannelAdvisor’s “Strategy Summit”.

The fourth annual event put on by the provider of channel sales management solutions for businesses selling online is set for Sept. 26-27 in RTP.

Keynote speakers include:

  • Patti Freeman Evans, Senior Analyst at Jupiter Research on “Trends for Multi-Channel Online Retailing”

  • Gary Stein, Senior Analyst at Jupiter Research on “Search: Understanding Its Linguistic Footprint”

  • Brian Boland, Agency Marketing Manager at MSN on “The Birth of MSN adCenter”

  • Diane Rinaldo, Director of Retail Category at Yahoo! Search Marketing on “Searching for Online Sales”

  • Trent Scoffield, Director of US Sales and Operations at on “Turning Search into Shopping”
  • The conference will also include case studies and panel discussions.
    Scot Wingo, ChannelAdvisor’s chief executive officer, will discuss “Understanding the Convergence of Online Channels”

    “At the fourth annual Strategy Summit we will discuss leveraging multiple online channels including search, comparison shopping engines and marketplaces and attendees will learn how our Fortune 1000 clients have leveraged these channels successfully,” Wingo said in a statement. “We enjoy putting on an event that allows customers, industry experts and thought leaders to gather and learn from one another to better online commerce.”

    Registration deadline is Sept. 19.

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