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Advisory Council

Our Advisory Council is comprised of senior retail executives, industry thought leaders and academics with decades worth of knowledge and insight spanning consumer marketing, connected commerce and more. Our advisory council helps curate thought leadership across our mediums such as podcasts, periodicals and digital media.


Sharon Gai
AI Keynote Speaker | Ecommerce | TEDx | Alibaba Podcast Host


Shannon Flanagan
CEO & Founder, Retail Connected


Yael Kochman
CEO Re:tech | Retail Disruptor | TheMarker 40/40


Timm Henderlight
INC 500 Fastest Growing Company CEO | NRF IPC Board


Sharon Yourell Lawlor
The Modern Shopper Strategist: Award-winning retail & shopper expert, author, and keynote speaker


DeAnn Campbell
Retail Strategies for better P&L


Marie Driscoll
Luxury retail analyst, speaker, advisor, professor, and board member, RETHINK Retail Top Retail Expert 2020-2024


Matthew Adam Smith
Commerce AI Leader | ex-Walmart | Thinkers360 Top Retail Influencer | CoreSight Research Chief AI Influencer | Forbes Technology Council | Retail AI Councilg


Vinny O’Brien
eCommerce Strategist & Consultant | Producer for RWM Commerce Watson Weekend Podcast | Head of SponsorShip RMW Commerce | CSM Agency Director


Joshua Rockoff
Distressed, Restructuring & Turnaround Executive with 5x Successful Exits | Ex: DVF, Urban Decay, and Destination Maternity | Data Privacy Enthusiast | CMO/CDO

Join Our Advisory Council

Want to help shape the future of RETHINK Retail and increase your thought leadership presence?

Submit your profile for review below. Eligible advisor profiles include:

  • Senior retail executive
  • Academic or analyst with a focus on retail
  • Industry thought leader or influencer
Please note the RETHINK Retail Advisory Council is updated once a year. Submissions are accepted year-round and must be submitted December 31st to be considered for the following calendar year.

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