How will I access the sessions?

You will attend the sessions, meet our partners and gain access to valuable resources in our online conference center.


Do I need to download or install any software to be able to attend this event?

No. You do not need to download or install any software to participate in our conference. You only need to have access to the Internet.


Will the sessions be recorded?

Yes. the sessions will be recorded and available for free for a limited time. 

Become A Virtual Event Sponsor

eTail Connect is a private invitation-only virtual event customized for senior eCommerce & Digital Marketing leaders within Retail.

During crisis comes opportunity. The mission of eTail Connect is to provide an interactive, high-level platform for the exchange of ideas, best practices and timely perspectives during these turbulent times.

See someone on our attendee list you want to meet? Mutually matched and pre-scheduled 1:1 meetings with your prospects and peers make it easy to further business. No more fruitless conversation. No more tradeshows.

We provide custom-made, high-level content that fosters a fruitful dialogue amongst participants. Engage in in-depth discussions how to pivot your business, navigate eCommerce & Digital Marketing through the pandemic and prep for a “new normal”.

Meet only the most senior-level executives in an intimate and interactive environment.

The Invite-Only Virtual Forum for Senior eCommerce and Digital Marketing Leaders from Retailers & Brands

May 28-29, 2020

Transforming Retail. Together.

Exclusive Content. Zero Cost. Zero Travel.

The eTail Connect virtual event is an online forum mirroring our in-person Connect events. We’re bringing you exclusive knowledge from top-notch industry leaders at the touch of a button.

Here's what you get when you attend:

Pre-Scheduled 1:1 Meetings

Executive-Level Content

Exclusive Networking

Agenda At A Glance

What You'll Learn

Chair’s Welcome And Opening Remarks
Michael Hanson, E-Commerce Strategist, Quantum Metric

FIRESIDE CHAT: Cautious Optimism: Data & Perspectives On Ecommerce Increase During The Pandemic
Evan Beigel, Director of eCommerce, Guitar Center
Moderated by: Indy Guha, SVP Marketing & Alliances, Signifyd

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12:55pm-1:00pm ET

1:00pm-1:45pm ET

1:45pm-2:15pm ET

PANEL DISCUSSION: The Impact Of Covid 19 On Retail And How To Pivot Your Business

2:30pm-3:15pm ET

12:55pm-1:00pm ET

1:00pm-1:30pm ET

PANEL DISCUSSION: What Really Matters: Setting The Right Priorities For Your TechStack To Weather The Storm And Seize Opportunities

Chair’s Day Two Welcome & Recap Of Day 1

PANEL DISCUSSION: Prepping For The New Normal: How The Pandemic Is Putting Leadership To The Test

1:30pm-2:00pm ET

FIRESIDE CHAT: Building Content & Goodwill Through Your Online Community
Allison McGuire, Marketing Director, PaperMart

PANEL DISCUSSION: Reaching The Next Level Of Personalization
Panelists:
Richard Keller, Chairman, 1-800-Battery
Keenan Davis, Senior Director of Marketing, SVS

2:15pm-2:30pm ET

Day One – May 28, 2020
eCommerce & Digital Marketing In The Age Of Covid-19

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2:30pm-2:45pm ET

2:45pm-3:15pm ET

FIRESIDE CHAT: 5 Immediate Tactics To Crush Holiday 2020
Monica Deretich, CX Marketing Consultant & eCommerce Leader / Retail Advisor to Sailthru
Moderated by: Jason Grunberg, SVP of Marketing, Sailthru

3:15pm-3:45pm ET

3:15pm-3:45pm ET

BREAK

2:00pm-2:30pm ET

PANEL DISCUSSION: Social Trends In A Socially Distanced World

FIRESIDE CHAT: Don’t Lose The Momentum: Maintaining Digital-First Acceleration
Christine Tran, Director of Product Marketing, Quantum Metric
Michael Hanson, E-Commerce Strategist, Quantum Metric

3:50pm-4:30pm ET

INTERACTIVE VIP ROUNDTABLES*

Day Two – May 29, 2020
Retail Post Pandemic

1. How To Deploy Effective Headless Commerce In Your Organization
Becky Parisotto, Director of Business Development, Acro Media 

2. Digital First Means Customer Service Too
Michael Hanson, E-Commerce Strategist, Quantum Metric

3:50pm-4:30pm ET

INTERACTIVE VIP ROUNDTABLES*

1. WFH: Aligning Your Organization And Tackling Security Concerns
Pat Berry, Senior Director Brand Technology, Build.com

2. Are You Ready For CCPA And How Will CCPA Impact Conversion?
Jodi Daniels, Digital Privacy Expert & Thought Leader, CEO & Founder, Red Clover Advisors

3. Do’s And Don’ts For Social Commerce During The Pandemic
Adam Chuntz, Director of Integrated Marketing, BN3TH

4. Customer Data Platforms - The Answer To Unified Customer View And 1-2-1 Personalization?
Mike Clem, CDO & SVP, Sweetwater

Panelists: 
Pat Berry, Senior Director Brand Technology, Build.com
Kristi Bergeron, VP Brand & Marketing, HATCHBEAUTY
Peter Huh, CIO & CTO, Capital Brands

Panelists: 
Alessandra Sales, VP of Growth, Ipsy
Kristi Bergeron, VP Brand & Marketing, HATCHBEAUTY
Alex Proelss, SVP, Marketing & Business Development, Shoes.com

Panelists:
Brian McDonell, President, Melin Brand
Adam Chuntz, Director of Integrated Marketing, BN3TH

Panelists: 
Divya Gugnani, Co-Founder, CEO, Wander Beauty
Peter Huh, CIO & CTO, Capital Brands

Molly Leonetti, President, Clare V.

*Only open to VIP attendees

3:45pm-3:50pm ET

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3:45pm-3:50pm ET

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12:45pm-12:55pm ET

DELEGATE ORIENTATION
Kai Hahn, Head of Production, WBR Connect

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No Cost If You Qualify

Always Accessible Content

No OOO Necessary

Enjoy all the perks of a live event from the comfort of your own home.

If you can't make all of the sessions, no biggie. Everyone registered gets a copy of the on-demand sessions.

All sessions are free of charge for qualifying attendees. This is major value at ZERO cost.

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12:45pm - 4:30pm EST

Past Attendees Include:

Virtual Event 2020

Alessandra Sales 
VP of Growth 

Ipsy

Jodi Daniels
Digital Privacy Expert & Thought Leader, CEO & Founder
Red Clover Advisors

Pat Berry
Senior Director Brand Technology

Build.com

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Virtual Event

Frequently Asked Questions

The Virtual Gossip

MEANINGFUL MEETINGS

"My biggest hesitation at these shows is being pitched constantly. This was the opposite. It was a conversation. One that honed in on my individual challenges, and how to fix them."

Jonathan Gamble
Director, Brand Partnerships
WAYFAIR

SENIOR ATTENDEES

"It was a really great conference. I found the average attendee was much more senior and therefore more knowledgeable vs most other conferences, which in turn made for great networking and roundtables."

WORLD CLASS CONTENT

Aaron Zagha
Head of eCommerce, International Operations 
TELEFLORA

“Hearing from such high level retailers has helped define the direction I should be taking my business. It’s nice to know other companies at my level have experience the same challenges I go through.”

Mary Plemons
VP of Operations
VERLO MATTRESS

Kristi Bergeron 
VP Brand & Marketing 
HATCHBEAUTY

Alex Proelss
SVP, Marketing & Business Development

Shoes.com

Peter Huh
CIO & CTO
Capital Brands

Brian McDonell
President
Melin Brand

Divya Gugnani
Co-Founder, CEO
Wander Beauty

Adam Chuntz
Director of Integrated Marketing
BN3TH

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Mike Clem
CDO & SVP
Sweetwater

Molly Leonetti
President
Clare V.

Monica Deretich
CX Marketing & eCommerce Consultant
Retail Advisor to Sailthru

Jason Grunberg
SVP of Marketing
Sailthru

Alessandra Sales 
VP of Growth 

Ipsy

Jodi Daniels
Digital Privacy Expert & Thought Leader, CEO & Founder
Red Clover Advisors

Pat Berry
Senior Director Brand Technology

Build.com

Get Inspired By Our Speakers

Kristi Bergeron 
VP Brand & Marketing 
HATCHBEAUTY

Alex Proelss
SVP, Marketing & Business Development

Shoes.com

Peter Huh
CIO & CTO
Capital Brands

Brian McDonell
President
Melin Brand

Divya Gugnani
Co-Founder, CEO
Wander Beauty

Adam Chuntz
Director of Integrated Marketing
BN3TH

Mike Clem
CDO & SVP
Sweetwater

Molly Leonetti
President
Clare V.

Monica Deretich
CX Marketing & eCommerce Consultant
Retail Advisor to Sailthru

Jason Grunberg
SVP of Marketing
Sailthru

Indy Guha
SVP Marketing & Alliances
Signifyd

Evan Beigel
Director of eCommerce
Guitar Center

Richard Keller
Chairman
1-800-Battery

Allison McGuire
Marketing Director
PaperMart

Keenan Davis
Senior Director of Marketing
SVS

Christine Tran
Director of Product Marketing
Quantum Metric

Michael Hanson
E-Commerce Strategist
Quantum Metric

Becky Parisotto
Director of Business Development
Acro Media