Leaders In Media Industry To Discuss Future Of $1 Trillion eCommerce Market At
First Annual "Think Commerce" Summit
Group Commerce Hosts Execs at Intersection of Publishing, Technology, and
NEW YORK, Nov. 6, 2012
NEW YORK, Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
What: Group Commerce is hosting the first annual Think Commerce Summit on
eCommerce, bringing together the best minds in publishing, technology, and
retail to discuss the $1 trillion global eCommerce market. The December 4
event will kick off by unveiling new research from Forrester's leading
eCommerce analysts: the latest analysis into monetization trends for media
companies, the digital future for large retailers, and where investors should
look for opportunities. The preliminary schedule is available at
Who: Top executives will share their respective points of view, including:
oShana Fisher, Managing Partner at High Line Venture Partners.
oEric Hippeau, Partner at Lerer Ventures and Chairman of SohoTechLab.
oJonty Kelt, CEO of Group Commerce Inc.
oEzra Kucharz, CBS President of Local Digital Media.
oNicholas Lehman, President of Digital for NBCU's E&D Networks and
oBen Lerer, Co-founder and CEO of Thrillist Media Group.
oJonathan Miller, Former Chairman and CEO of Digital Media Group at News
oJim Moran, Co-founded Yipit, Inc.
oTim Murphy, VP of Digital Strategy for Entercom
oRobert Pittman, Executive Chairman and CEO at Clear Channel
oDavid Rosenblatt, CEO of 1stDibs.com and Chairman of Group Commerce, Inc.
Why: Think Commerce will explore strategies for publishers and retailers to
thrive in the new world of declining advertising spending, with keynote
addresses and panel discussions, including:
o"eCommerce and Media Companies: The Investor's View"
o"Why Some People Can Sell Things to Their Audiences, and Others Can't"
o"Big Brands, Big Choices: Is Direct-to-Consumer The Future of eCommerce?"
When: Tuesday December 4, 2012 at 11:30 AM – 5:30 PM. Reception to Follow.
Where: Pier 60 Chelsea Piers New York, NY. Register for the Summit at
think.groupcommerce.com and receive a free comp code by contacting the people
Joshua Neckes email@example.com 917-715-0347
Aaron Friedman firstname.lastname@example.org 201-923-1143
SOURCE Group Commerce
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