Women in Retail Pavilion at Shoptalk

Visit the Women in Retail Pavilion at Shoptalk, where you’ll meet and mingle with leading female retail executives in a relaxed and casual setting. The Pavilion will be in booth 244 on Shoptalk's show floor on Mon., March 18 and Tues., March 19.

Visitors to the Pavilion will hear from women leaders in retail, including Roz Johnson, senior vice president, chief people officer, Build-A-Bear Workshop; Mary Beth Sheridan, chief merchandising officer, The Children’s Place; Holly Briedis, executive vice president, chief digital and customer officer, Fossil Group; Julie Evans, chief marketing officer, Omaha Steaks; among many others. 

These inspiring leaders will discuss their career journeys and secrets to success in engaging chats that will take place during breaks in Shoptalk's content program. Come for the content and stay for the fun. The Pavilion will also feature unique activations such as professional headshots, a photobooth, networking opportunities, margaritas, and more.


10:20 A.M. – 10:40 A.M.

Melissa Tatoris, Head of Retail, Zeta Global

Marie Albiges, Senior Editor, Women in Retail Leadership Circle (Interviewer)     

Roz Johnson, Senior Vice President, Chief People Officer, Build-A-Bear Workshop

Melissa Campanelli, Co-Founder, Brand and Content Director, Women in Retail Leadership Circle (Interviewer)

12:15 P.M. – 12:40 P.M.

Ally Babillis, Director of Data and Analytics, The Bouqs

Parinda Muley, Senior Vice President, Digital, Beautycounter

Eleanor Preston, Director, Strategic Accounts, Twilio (Interviewer)

Mary Beth Sheridan, Chief Merchandising Officer, The Children’s Place

Liza Amlani, Principal and Co-Founder, Retail Strategy Group (Interviewer) 

12:40 P.M. – 1:20 P.M.

Angela Hsu, Former Chief Marketing Officer, Bed Bath & Beyond

Debjani Deb, Co-Founder and CEO, Session AI (Interviewer)

Holly Briedis, Chief Customer Officer, Fossil Group

Veronika Sonsev, Co-Founder, CommerceNext (Interviewer)

Rebecca Maffei, Chief Information Officer, FASHIONPHILE

Fulvio Manente, Vice President, Global Retail Solutions, Softtek (Interviewer)

10:00 A.M. – 10:15 A.M. 

Julie Evans, Chief Marketing Officer, Omaha Steaks

Sharonda Weatherspoon, Senior Vice President of Stores, Ralph Lauren (Interviewer)

11:55 A.M. -12:20 P.M.

Katie Riddle, Global Retail Strategy Lead, Verizon

Marie Albiges, Senior Editor, Women in Retail Leadership Circle (Interviewer)

Amiee Bayer-Thomas, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Ulta Beauty

HG O’Connell, Content Director, Shoptalk (Interviewer)

12:20 P.M. - 12:45 P.M.

Beth Shero, CEO, Shero Commerce 

Kate Kortbus, Director of Sales and Operations, Shero Commerce (Interviewer)

Kimberly Lee Minor, CEO, WOC Retail Alliance

Jennifer DiPasquale, President and Co-Founder, Women in Retail Leadership Circle (Interviewer)

12:45 P.M. - 1:15 P.M.

Liz Harris, Senior Vice President of Strategy and Consumer Insights, Tapestry

Ann Dale, Senior Strategic Sales Executive, Global Growth, EDITED (Interviewer)

Sapna Shah Parikh, Chief Digital Officer, Kendo Brands

Kendra Bracken-Ferguson, Founder, CEO and General Partner, BrainTrust (Interviewer)