Speaking Engagements

NG Customer Eperience Summit

April 12, 2013, The Fairmont, Newport Beach, CA

Session Lead for Content Marketing Strategies


iMedia Summit

September, 9, 2012 , Lowes Coronado Resort, Coronado, CA

Key Note speaker on Creating Brand Loyalty Online

Argyle Executive Forum

April, 5, 2012 1:30, Princeton Club, New York NY

Moderating panel on the CMO Leadership in a Digital Age



March 11th, 2012, 2:00 pm,  Downtown Hilton, Austin, TX  

Panel on the Future of Retail and Mobile


Chi-Tag Chicago Toy and Game Fair

November 17th and 18th, Navy Pier, Chicago IL

Panel discussion on Retail Trends with digital and social media


Kellogg School of Management

August, 6th, 2011, Kellogg Downtown Campus – 340 E. Superior St., Chicago, IL  60611

Professor Rick Wilson’s Channel’s Class, I’ll be presenting Channel Management, a Toy Industry Case Study.  Registered students and alumni only.


New York Toy Fair 2011
Toy Fair is Feb. 13 – 16 in the Javits Center at: 655 West 34th Street, New York, NY 10001

Engage! Expo takes place during Toy Fair at Javits Convention Center on Level 1 in Hall E. Level 1 in Hall E entrance is located at the corner of 11th Ave and W 34th Street. Engage showcase a broad range of expert speakers from the toy and entertainment industry. www.engageexpo.com

I’ll be speaking on Social Media and the Toy Industry on Feb 15th at 1:30 as part of the engage series. Julia Fitzgerald, CMO Toys, Sears Holding Company

PlayCon 2011
For TIA Members – this is the conference about the business of play.  You only show up for this conference if you take fun very seriously.  May 4 – 6 at the Hyatt Regency, Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch. To access the conference schedule go to www.playcon.org

I’ll be speaking on the Retail 2011 Landscape Panel, May 6 @10:30

BlogHer 2011

This year BlogHer is hosted on August 5-6, 2011 at the
San Diego Marriott and Convention Center, San Diego, CA