SCHEDULE

GET READY FOR 2 DAYS FILLED WITH TALKS FROM SOME OF THE GREATEST MINDS IN DIGITAL, TECH AND NATURAL PRODUCTS. KEYNOTES, SESSIONS, WORKSHOPS AND CONSULTS… ALL DESIGNED TO HELP YOU GROW YOUR BUSINESS, DIRECT TO CONSUMER.

MONDAY JUNE 17, 10AM-7PM

TUESDAY JUNE 18, 8AM-5PM

Monday's Schedule

JUNE 17th, 2019 - At a Glance

10:30-11:00
ARRIVAL AND REGISTRATION
11:15-11:45
KEYNOTE

Ted Robb - CEO & Co-Founder, New Barn Organics
Peggie Fort - CEO & Co-Founder, J&P Beauty

11:45-12:15
KEYNOTE

Brandon Leong - VP Marketing, RangeMe

12:15-1:30
Lunch
1:30-2:15
VENTANA (Main)
The Changing Amazon Roadmap

Betsy McGinn - CEO, McGinn Consulting

Hawthorn
Need to grow? Start with Customer Journey Optimization

Zach Duckworth - CEO, DigiZen Marketing Group

PRINCE
Where’s the Money, Lebowski? Alternative Routes to Funding

Moderator: Sean De Clercq - CEO, Kickfurther
Molly Berger - Director of Biz Dev & Sales, P2Binvestor
Brandi Lipton - Business Development, CircleUp Credit Advisors 

2:30-3:15
VENTANA (MAIN)
Talk Nerdy to Me: What the data says about competing on brand vs product (and how to do it).

Cameron Rhome - Director of Digital Advertising, Moxie Sozo
Evan Farber - CEO, Moxie Sozo

HAWTHORN
Grow your Brand Online by Working with Influencers Offline

Cynthia Samanian - CEO, Hidden Rhythm

PRINCE
The Emerging Regenerative Consumer: Insights from the ReGenForTheNextGen™ 2019 National Consumer Survey

Emily Olson - Co-Founder, ReGen Friends
Nils-Michael Langenborg - Co-Founder, ReGen Friends

3:30-4:15
VENTANA (MAIN)
Accelerating Growth: The Math that Matters

Nico Brooks - Co-Founder & Principal, Two Octobers

HAWTHORN
Stop Ignoring Your SEO, Put it To Work for Your Product Pages

Joseph McElroy- CEO, Galileo Tech Media

PRINCE
Growth Hacking in an Omnichannel World

Elliot Begoun - CEO, The Intertwine Group

4:30-5:00
FIRESIDE CHAT
Growing a Digital First Company

Lillian Zhao - CEO, Further Food
Julie Sawaya - Co-Founder/Co-CEO, Needed

5:00-6:30
RECEPTION
Cocktail Reception & Live Music

Tuesday's Schedule

JUNE 18th, 2019 - At a Glance

8:00-8:30
Breakfast
8:45-9:15
KEYNOTE
The Story of a New Retailer

Ankit Patel - Director of Merchandising, Boxed

9:30-10:15
VENTANA (MAIN)
What Investors Look For. How E-Commerce Figures Into the Decision & What You Need to Know.

Moderator: Mike Dovbish - Executive Director, NCN
Kiva Dickinson - Partner, Circle Up
Brett Kadesh - Investor, Touchdown Ventures

HAWTHORN
Facebook: From Brand Building to Creating Customer Loyalty

Lauren Guerrieri - Sr. Manager, Tinuiti

PRINCE
The "Healthiest" way to shop online for sustainable, eco-friendly and natural products

Crystal Brown - CEO, Healthiest.io

10:30-11:15
VENTANA (MAIN)
Leveraging Digital Print Technologies to Bring More Sustainable Packaging Solutions to Market

Carl Joachim - Co-Founder & CMO, ePac Flexible Packaging 
Kelly Williams – Sustainability Strategist, Futamura
Dustin Steerman, Managing Partner & VP of Sales, ePac Boulder & Los Angeles

HAWTHORN
More Purchases Without More Ad Budget: Using Analytics for Maximum Impact

Paul Koch - Director of Data & Analytics, Viget Labs

PRINCE
Giveaways, Shared Demos & Gift Boxes, OH MY! How to Grow Your Brand Through Partnerships.

Sally Rogers - CEO, Parsnip

11:30-12:15
VENTANA (MAIN)
Media Relations and Your Brand Story: PR Tips from the Pros

Heather Collins - Director of Communications, Alfalfa's
Sal Casteneda - Reporter, Fox KTVU

HAWTHORN
OPEN


PRINCE
Perfecting the Imperfect: Sourcing for Good in Natural & Specialty Supply Chains

Heather Frambach - Sourcing, Imperfect Produce

12:15-1:30
Lunch
1:30-2:00
KEYNOTE
Leaving the World Better Than We Found It By Growing Online

Alex McIntosh - Co-Founder & CEO, Thrive Natural Care

2:15-3:00
VENTANA (MAIN)
The Good, The Bad, The Money: Selling on Amazon

Moderator: Lynn Graham - Founder & President, Beekeeper Marketing
Joyce Zhu - Founder and CEO, Numa Foods
Graham Goeppert - Director, eCommerce, ONE Brands
Ryan Lincks - COO, RightRice

HAWTHORN
Unlocking the Power of RangeMe to get in Front of Buyers

Louise Littig - Manager, Customer Communications & Engagement, RangeMe

PRINCE
How To Build Your Hemp/ CBD Brand & Sell Product 

Steve Hoffman - Managing Partner, Compass Natural

3:15-4:00
VENTANA (MAIN)
Essentials of Finance & How to Not Run Out of Money

David Davick - CFO, Propeller Industries

HAWTHORN
Gettin' Dirty

Will Ahearn - President, Dirty Hands
Chris Robb - Dir. Business Development, Dirty Hands
Jeff Corkran, ­ Dir. of Marketing & Technology, Dirty Hands

PRINCE
Selling Hemp & CBD Online

Moderator: Robbie Vitrano - Advisor, NatchCom
John Roulac - Founder, RE: Botanicals
Justin Singer - CEO & Founder, Stillwater Brands


4:15-4:45
KEYNOTE

Joe Gagnon - CEO, Performance Tea/Spark Central

4:45-5:00
CLOSING
Closing Remarks