Michelle Peluso became New York-based Gilt Groupe's CEO earlier this year, after leading marketing and Internet initiatives at Citigroup (C). Before that role, she was the CEO of Travelocity. Peluso is said to have the right credentials to take the company public, a possibility that the company has been discussing for years.
The e-commerce giant, known for its "flash sales," may be worth as much as $1 billion.
Jason Goldberg leads New York-based Fab.com, one of the hottest e-commerce sites right now. Fab makes it easy to buy goods ranging from fashion to furniture. Earlier this summer, Fab raised venture capital at a billion dollar valuation. Goldberg previously founded recruiting.com and socialmedian.