(NYSE: ECOM), a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable retailers and manufacturers to increase global sales, today announced that CEO Scot Wingo will present at the 2014 National Retail Foundation (NRF) Annual Convention and EXPO — also known as Retail’s BIG Show. Wingo will speak on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 2 p.m. EST at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. In his presentation, titled “Strategic Partner and Fierce Competitor: Amazon’s Retail Impact,” Wingo will discuss the effect that Amazon has on the retail industry and will offer success secrets so that retailers can be better prepared to compete or partner with Amazon.
“Amazon is a huge force in the retail industry, so it’s crucial that retailers have a comprehensive understanding of how this tech titan operates,” said Wingo. “I’m pleased to be included in this year’s NRF lineup and to have the opportunity to peel the onion on Amazon for retailers, giving them more insight on how to make the best possible decisions for their retail businesses.”
Retail’s BIG Show is held annually in New York City and brings together industry leaders and visionaries who present game-changing ideas and perspectives. This year’s conference will be held January 12-15 and will offer attendees endless educational and networking opportunities. Additionally, the EXPO portion of this conference will take place January 13-14 and will provide industry professionals the opportunity to browse through two levels of pavilions, booths and sessions where some of retail’s most innovative technologies will be presented.
As CEO and co-founder of ChannelAdvisor, Scot Wingo leads the company in its mission to help retailers and manufacturers successfully sell more across multiple channels with its cloud-based e-commerce solutions. Prior to launching ChannelAdvisor, Scot successfully started and exited two companies, establishing himself as a serial entrepreneur as well as an expert and thought leader in the technology and e-commerce industries. As a thought leader, Scot often speaks at e-commerce industry conferences, and his thoughts on e-commerce have been published in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Fortune, Wired, Financial Times and Bloomberg Businessweek.