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Gen Z Retailer Summit 2024

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Tuesday, May 21st, 2024 at One Vanderbilt, New York.

8.00 am – 8.45 am Breakfast for Champions

8.45 am – 11.30 am Gen Z Retailer Summit Programme tbc

 

Thursday, May 23rd, 2024 at alo Yoga Global Headquarters, 9830 Wilshire Boulevard, Beverly Hills.

8.00 am – 8.45 am Breakfast for Champions

8.45 am – 11.30 am Gen Z Retailer Summit Programme tbc

 

Every now and again it happens, an idea emerges that is so simple it begs the question, “Why didn’t I think of that?” Gen Z Retailer Summit is just such as idea. We teach the future retail leaders about the future.

Imagine curating a conference programme for one hundred c-suite retailers from around the world however, delivering the programme to one hundred Gen Z Retail executives, each of whom is below thirty years of age.         That is the Gen Z Retailer Summit.    

Brace yourself for an extraordinary day of learning. This is the invitation that money can’t buy.

We’ll talk across to you, not down; we’ll listen, while you learn.

Get ready to embark on a thrilling journey at our gathering, where knowledge, connections, and memories await!
 

Below is the running order to the event.

  1. Eddie Cunningham, President, Studio Distribution Services, Universal Pictures & WarnerMedia

    • Start Time: 8:45 AM

    • End Time: 9:15 AM

  2. Barry McGeough, Group Vice President of Innovation, AmeriCo. Group

    • Start Time: 9:17 AM

    • End Time: 9:42 AM

  3. Marigay McKee, former CEO Saks Fifth Avenue in conversation with the audience

    • Start Time: 9:44 AM

    • End Time: 10:04 AM

  4. Lisa Shapiro, Brand Partner, Rarely Heard Voices in conversation with Ula Nairn

    • Start Time: 10:06 AM

    • End Time: 10:21 AM

  5. Kennedy Daniel, Co-ordinator at United Talent Agency

    • Start Time: 10:23 AM

    • End Time: 10:48 AM

  6. Joanna Bickley, Founder & CEO Vibes Ai

    • Start Time: 10:50 AM

    • End Time: 11:15 AM

  7. Brendan Dorrian, Founder Rarely Heard Voices

    • Start Time: 11:17 AM

    • End Time: 11:42 AM

 

 

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Dietary Requirements

We want to ensure your culinary experience is just as memorable as the Leaders’ gathering itself. If you have any dietary requirements, if you have any dietary requirements please tell us ASAP, and our amazing Sarah Smyth will make sure your needs are catered to. Email Sarah.Smyth@rarelyheardvoices.com and consider your taste buds in safe hands!

 

Dress Code

Unleash your inner fashion guru and join us in the stylish realm of 'Conference Casual.' This dress code strikes the perfect balance between comfort and professionalism, allowing you to express your unique style while keeping things relaxed and engaging.

 

Hotel Reservations

We've gone the extra mile to secure exclusive discounted rates for the Gen Z Retailer Summit attendees. Snag your room at InterContinental NYC by clicking here and at Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills by clicking here. Remember, these discounted room-rates are available on a first-come, first-served basis, so act fast to ensure your luxurious stay. InterContinental offers the best-discounted rate available, less than the prevailing rate, at the time the reservation is made.

 

InterContinental NYC

 

 

Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills

 

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Transportation

We've got you covered when it comes to getting around town.

For 1 Vanderbilt Ave, New York, NY 10017, United States:

  • Click here for directions.
  • Conveniently located at a 12 min walk from the Rockefeller Center, 45 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10111, United States. Easy access awaits!

 

For Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills, 9850 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210, United States:

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  • Conveniently located at a 2 min car ride from the The Los Angeles Country Club,10101 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024, United States. Easy access awaits!
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Caitlin Mae Smith
Assistant to Chief Executive Officer
BEAUTIISOLES By Robyn Shreiber
USA

Gisele Heintz
Freelance Brand Strategist

USA

Nazli Sarpkaya
Custom Cake Coordinator & Social Media Manager
By The Way Bakery
USA

Julia Canale
International Merchandiser
The Children's Place
USA

Maura Sheedy
Account Executive
JOOR
USA

Sophia Lin
MBA Candidate
Columbia Business School
USA

Caroline Gogolak
Founder and Chief Executive Offiecr
Saint Art
USA

Jimmy Page
Digital Marketing Manager
Janie and Jack
USA

Rafael Zhuang
Educational Leave for MBA
Kearney
USA

Junhao Xu
Researcher
Columbia Business School
USA

Simon Williamson
Chief Merchant
Value Retail

Isabelle Fillon
Director of Operations
BEAUTIISOLES By Robyn Shreiber

Sadie Bowler
Co-founder and CEO
SadieB Personal Care

Nabila Okudo
Assistant Buyer & Business Operations Consultant
Macy's Inc.
USA

Panisa Todhanakasem
Student
Columbia Business School
USA

Danielle Malingue-Essomo
Student
University Of Southern California
USA

Alexis Hunt


Stacey Ou
MBA Candidate
Columbia Business School
USA

Alex Lahr
Store Leader
Leap
USA

Jonathan Wu
Senior Fund Manager
Alter Domus
USA

Jenna Walker
Customer Success Manager
JOOR
USA

Sonya Shah
Senior Manager, Product Management & Testing
Ralph Lauren

Anna Shaposhnik
Co-Founder and Chief executive officer
Orbital Entertainment Supply
USA

Wangene Hall
MBA Candidate
Columbia Business School
USA

Irene Eva Vastardis
Web Operations Associate
Ralph Lauren
USA

Annie Boersma
Public Relations Associate Manager
Petal & Pup
USA

Valeri Guevarra
Student
University of Pennsylvania
USA

Claire Kraemer
Digital Associate
11:11 Media
USA

Maggie Wurtz
Creative Marketing Consultatnt

USA

Eliza Glover
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Buy Blvd

Devon Rexroth
Sales Supervisor
American Giant
USA

Amy Cunha
Chief executive officer
Big Picture PR
USA

Olivia DeFluri
merchandiser merchandiser on our Walmart/Amazon team
The Children's Place
USA

Cathy Zhang
Online Intensive Program
University of Pennsylvania
USA

Natalie Ruben
Customer Success Manager
JOOR
USA

Yasmeen Hwan de Morais


Chely Mayorga
Manager, Digital Merchandising & Creative Lead, Global Wholesale Partnerships
The Children's Place
USA

Leena AlNowaiser


Zach Glass
Senior vice president Marketing & Brand Strategy
11:11 Media
USA

Megan Antkoviak
Studio Assistant
Find Me Now
USA

Natalie Trotta
Chief of Staff
Amplify
USA

Caelin Smith
Senior Lifecycle Marketing Manager
Diggs Pet
USA

Courtney Dodge
MBA Candidate
Columbia Business School
USA

Laura Guzman
Vendor Compliance and Wholesale Lead
Petal & Pup
USA

Matthew McWha
Web Operations Associate
Ralph Lauren
USA

Damina Costantino
Merchant, The Mist Collection & Lip
Victoria’s Secret & Co.
USA

Chris Tweedy


Srivalli Kommaraju
Student
Sentini Bio

Dahye de Givenchy
MBA Candidate
Columbia Business School
USA

Thomas Glading
MBA Candidate
Columbia Business School
USA

Rachel Kim
MBA Candidate
Columbia Business School
USA

Florin Helf


Rosemary Yang
Wharton Student at University of Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania
USA

Shannon Meyer
Designer
Victoria’s Secret & Co.
USA

Terry Loyd

University of Southern California

Summer Lyn Stallworth
Associate Manager, Amazon Buying Team
The Children's Place
USA

Isabel Hodgson
Account Executive
Madewell
USA

Virginie Massong


USA

Rudy Dekermenjian
Owner
Founders Capital
USA

Summer Brown
Store Leader
Leap

Hannah Myers
Intimates Designer
Victoria’s Secret & Co.
USA

Michelle Chen
MBA Candidate
Columbia Business School
USA

Julia Girman
Buyer – Men’s & Women’s Accessories
Anthropologie
USA

Lauren Zupkus
Senior manager, social media
11:11 Media
USA

Bryan Lliguicota


Antonio Gonzalez
Web Operations Associate
Ralph Lauren
USA

Diego Macias-Ferreira
Student
USC Jimmy Lovine and Andre Young Academy
USA

Pranay Udutha
MBA Candidate
Columbia Business School
USA

Girija Sharma
Student
Columbia Business School
USA

Jesse Cabble
Student at Fashion Institute of Technology
Fashion Institute of Technology
USA

Natalia (Kiwi) Gordon
Sales Supervisor
Frankies Bikinis
USA

Andjela Simsic
Social media marketing manager
BEAUTIISOLES By Robyn Shreiber
USA

Natasha Wang
Wharton MBA Candidate
University of Pennsylvania
USA

Ryan Borchetta
Co-Founder
Buy Blvd

Minou Clark
Senior Vice President, Digital
11:11 Media
USA

Kaitlyn Hassan
Student
Fashion Institute of Technology
USA

Eric O’Brien
Retail Enablement Associate
Leap
USA

Jennifer Ma
Student
Columbia Business School
USA

Vicky Zhou
MBA Candidate
Columbia Business School
USA

Sydney Riina
Merchandising Manager
Leap
USA

Emanuele Martiradonna
MBA Candidate at Columbia Business School
Columbia Business School

Erica Lomotan
eCommerce Content Strategist
Logitech
USA

Andrea Ongomefen
Student at Montgomery College
Montgomery College
USA

Allison Strumeyer
Co-Founder & Chief executive officer
Doublesoul
USA

Elisa Xia


Madison Snyder
Associate Merchant
Madewell
USA

Hailey Castor
Store Leader
Leap

Rebecca Lole


USA

Stephanie Thrasher
Head of DTC North America
Logitech
USA

Ashley Melton
Store Leader
Leap
USA

Ainsley (Fahey) Coen
Member of Retail & Luxury Goods Club @ Columbia Business School
Columbia Business School
USA

Christina Philippou
Account Executive
Madewell
USA

Rukky Ezi-Ashi
Columbia MBA RLG Member
Columbia Business School
USA

Kwoung Jin Maeng
Student
Columbia Business School
USA

Marina Pupo
MBA Candidate
Columbia Business School
USA