Leading a World of Change

The GRMA Retail Advisory Board, comprised of Retail CMOs and leading supplier partner executives, is instrumental in guiding and shaping the future focus and strategy of the Global Retail Marketing Association.

Our mission: Be recognized as the premier global association for retail marketing leadership. Each member of the GRMA Advisory Board does this by supporting our world class community platform for professional growth and leadership development — one that offers extensive networking and meaningful discussion of new strategies for retail marketing leaders.

* Denotes Planning Committee Member

David Abelman, Executive Vice President of Marketing, Rite Aid

David Abelman

Executive Vice President of Marketing

Rite Aid

Jed Alpert, SVP, Marketing, 1010data

Jed Alpert

SVP, Marketing

1010data

Brian Beitler, EVP, Chief Marketing Officer, Lane Bryant, Inc.

Brian Beitler*

EVP, Chief Marketing Officer

Lane Bryant, Inc.

GRMA Board Chairman

Greg Bogich, SVP, National Accounts, Mspark

Greg Bogich

SVP, National Accounts

Mspark

Ron Bonacci, Senior Director of Marketing, United Supermarkets

Ron Bonacci

Senior Director of Marketing

United Supermarkets

Bill Brand, Resident of HSN & Chief Marketing Officer, HSN

Bill Brand*

Resident of HSN & Chief Marketing Officer

HSN

Julie Cary, Chief Marketing Officer, La Quinta Inns & Suites

Julie Cary

Chief Marketing Officer

La Quinta Inns & Suites

Mark Censoprano, EVP & Chief Marketing Officer, Signet Jewelers

Mark Censoprano

EVP & Chief Marketing Officer

Signet Jewelers

Lily Chang, Chief Portfolio Services Officer, Leonard Green & Partners, L.P.

Lily Chang*

Chief Portfolio Services Officer

Leonard Green & Partners, L.P.

Doug Collier, SVP, CMO & President, International, La-Z-Boy, Inc.

Doug Collier

SVP, CMO & President, International

La-Z-Boy, Inc.

Michele Colonna, VP, Marketing, VF Outlet

Michele Colonna

VP, Marketing

VF Outlet

Brent Cooke, VP of Loyalty, CRM & Marketing Insights, PetSmart

Brent Cooke

VP of Loyalty, CRM & Marketing Insights

PetSmart

Dani Cushion, Chief Marketing Officer, Cardlytics

Dani Cushion

Chief Marketing Officer

Cardlytics

Gerard Daher, President & CEO, Speedeon Data

Gerard Daher

President & CEO

Speedeon Data

Kathy Daly-Jennings, SVP, Marketing, Havertys

Kathy Daly-Jennings

SVP, Marketing

Havertys

Mike Doherty, Chief Operations Officer, inStream

Mike Doherty

Chief Operations Officer

inStream

Chris Fuqua, SVP, Marketing, Global Insights and Innovation - Dunkin' Donuts, Dunkin' Brands

Chris Fuqua

SVP, Marketing, Global Insights and Innovation - Dunkin' Donuts

Dunkin' Brands

Jill Griffin, President of Marketing, Advantage Solutions

Jill Griffin

President of Marketing

Advantage Solutions

Paul Gross, SVP, Multi-Channel Marketing, National Vision, Inc.

Paul Gross

SVP, Multi-Channel Marketing

National Vision, Inc.

Nick Guerriero, VP, Industry, xAd

Nick Guerriero

VP, Industry

xAd

Dee Hadley, Chief Marketing Officer, F9 Investments/Cabinets To Go

Dee Hadley

Chief Marketing Officer

F9 Investments/Cabinets To Go

Bari Harlam, Adjunct Professor, University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School

Bari Harlam*

Adjunct Professor

University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School

Joe Hartsig, Chief Merchandising Officer, Walgreens Co.

Joe Hartsig*

Chief Merchandising Officer

Walgreens Co.

Ed Higdon, President & CEO, lift361

Ed Higdon

President & CEO

lift361

Megan Higgins-Knislis, VP, Strategic Account Management, Pitney Bowes

Megan Higgins-Knislis

VP, Strategic Account Management

Pitney Bowes

John Howard, Senior Vice President, APT

John Howard

Senior Vice President

APT

Jill Johnson, VP, Marketing, Jewelry Television

Jill Johnson

VP, Marketing

Jewelry Television

Linda Kapsa, VP, Business Development, The Smart Cube

Linda Kapsa

VP, Business Development

The Smart Cube

Veronica Katz, VP/GM, NA Large Enterprise, Paypal

Veronica Katz*

VP/GM, NA Large Enterprise

Paypal

Lori Cochran Kinkade, VP, Corporate Counsel, David's Bridal

Lori Cochran Kinkade

VP, Corporate Counsel

David's Bridal

Michael Klein, Director, Industry Strategy & Marketing, Adobe

Michael Klein

Director, Industry Strategy & Marketing

Adobe

Eva Kohn, EVP and Chief Sales Officer, CBA Industries, Inc.

Eva Kohn

EVP and Chief Sales Officer

CBA Industries, Inc.

Jeffrey Lack, VP, Marketing & Merchandising, Bridgestone Retail Operations

Jeffrey Lack*

VP, Marketing & Merchandising

Bridgestone Retail Operations

Kerry Lebensburger, President, Sales Merchandise & Mktg., Ashley Furniture

Kerry Lebensburger

President, Sales Merchandise & Mktg.

Ashley Furniture

Denis Longpre, SVP, Marketing Solutions, Quad/Graphics, Inc.

Denis Longpre*

SVP, Marketing Solutions

Quad/Graphics, Inc.

Gwen Maass, Chief Marketing Officer, Novus Media

Gwen Maass

Chief Marketing Officer

Novus Media

Jim Mattecheck, SVP, Retail & CPG, 1010data

Jim Mattecheck

SVP, Retail & CPG

1010data

David McCafferty, VP, Marketing, Romeo's Pizza Franchise, LLC

David McCafferty

VP, Marketing

Romeo's Pizza Franchise, LLC

Bob McCuin, President of Sales, Clear Channel Outdoor Americas

Bob McCuin

President of Sales

Clear Channel Outdoor Americas

Courtney McKlveen, VP and Industry Lead, Retail, QSR and Travel, Yahoo!

Courtney McKlveen

VP and Industry Lead, Retail, QSR and Travel

Yahoo!

Stephanie Molnar, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer, brandmuscle

Stephanie Molnar

Chief Sales & Marketing Officer

brandmuscle

Craig Murray, Vice President, Enterprise Solutions, Acxiom

Craig Murray

Vice President, Enterprise Solutions

Acxiom

Thomas Opdycke, CEO, DS-IQ

Thomas Opdycke*

CEO

DS-IQ

Charles Pascalar, Former VP Marketing, Payless ShoeSource, Chief Marketing Officer, Novorasi Consulting Group, LLC

Charles Pascalar

Former VP Marketing, Payless ShoeSource, Chief Marketing Officer

Novorasi Consulting Group, LLC

Jack Philbin, Co-Founder & CEO, Vibes

Jack Philbin

Co-Founder & CEO

Vibes

Erin Raese, SVP, Global Loyalty Solutions, Aimia, Inc.

Erin Raese

SVP, Global Loyalty Solutions

Aimia, Inc.

Zain Raj, President and CEO, Shapiro+Raj

Zain Raj

President and CEO

Shapiro+Raj

Ryan Ross, EVP, Mktg. & Digital Commerce, HSN

Ryan Ross

EVP, Mktg. & Digital Commerce

HSN

Gary Sankary, Retail Industry Director, Esri

Gary Sankary

Retail Industry Director

Esri

Chuck Smith, Sponsor Advocate,

Chuck Smith

Sponsor Advocate

Ron Stoupa, SVP, Marketing & eCommerce, Gander Mountain

Ron Stoupa*

SVP, Marketing & eCommerce

Gander Mountain

Nels Stromborg, EVP, Retale

Nels Stromborg*

EVP

Retale

Wendi Sturgis, Chief Customer Officer, Yext

Wendi Sturgis

Chief Customer Officer

Yext

Kristin Sullivan-Stoesser, VP, Advertiser Solutions & Sales, comScore

Kristin Sullivan-Stoesser

VP, Advertiser Solutions & Sales

comScore

Zeynep Tolon, CMO Initiate Lead, IBM

Zeynep Tolon*

CMO Initiate Lead

IBM

Tom Tracy, SVP, Consumer Branding & Digital Marketing, Monro Muffler Brake, Inc.

Tom Tracy

SVP, Consumer Branding & Digital Marketing

Monro Muffler Brake, Inc.

Stephanie Waters, Global Industry Principal, Retale, SAP Hybris

Stephanie Waters

Global Industry Principal, Retale

SAP Hybris

Carol Wentworth, SVP, Marketing (Fmr.), Performance Bicycle, Inc.

Carol Wentworth*

SVP, Marketing (Fmr.)

Performance Bicycle, Inc.

Gordon Zellner, CEO & Founder, Evergreen Trading

Gordon Zellner

CEO & Founder

Evergreen Trading