Speakers 2017

Brenda Almaraz

Dell

Gift Card Program Manager

Tom Boucher

CashStar

Vice President of Velocity B2B Services
Tim Brewer

Tim Brewer

CashStar

Vice President, Engineering & Solution Delivery

Jack Connors

Google

Head of Commerce Partnerships
Chris Cracchiolo, American Express

Chris Cracchiolo

American Express

Vice President, US Loyalty Strategy, Capabilities & Partnerships
Ashley Elliott, Earl Enterprises

Ashley Elliott

Earl Enterprises

Director, Gift, Comp & Loyalty
Alan Fitzgerald, CashStar

Alan Fitzgerald

CashStar

Senior Director, Software Architecture

Molly Fletcher

The Molly Fletcher Company

CEO, Author and Former Sports Agent
Dann Gardner, CashStar

Dann Gardner

CashStar

Senior Product Manager
Marc Gendron, Samsung Pay

Marc Gendron

Samsung Pay

Director of Gift Card Programs

Gerry Gilbert

CashStar

Vice President, Product

Kathleen Henderson

The Cheesecake Factory

Senior Manager, Gift Cards and Incentives
Theone Hidek, Guitar Center

Theone Hidek

Guitar Center

Senior Manager of Retail Marketing

Marina Hodges

Walmart

Director, Treasury Operations

Martin Hood

CashStar

Vice President, Channel Partnerships

Jen Hunter

Maritz Motivation Solutions

Vice President of Rewards Marketing

Ben Kaplan

CashStar

President & CEO
Leslie Kelly

Leslie Kelly

CashStar

Director of Client Success
Matt Kerper

Matt Kerper

CashStar

Vice President, Strategic Business Development
Susie Kroll, Starbucks

Susie Kroll

Starbucks

Digital Card and Payment Innovation
Justin Kvasnicka

Justin Kvasnicka

RetailMeNot, Inc.

Senior Director of Finance, Gift Cards

Kimberly Linton

Sephora

Director, Gift Card & Gifting
Peter Lowell, CashStar

Peter Lowell

CashStar

Client Success Manager

Jason Mineo-Goggin

CashStar

Senior Product Manager
Wendy Mountainbear, United Airlines

Wendy Mountainbear

United Airlines

Product Manager, MileagePlus X
Linh Peters

Linh Peters

ULTA Beauty

Senior Director of Loyalty Marketing & Strategy
Max Riseman, CashStar

Max Riseman

CashStar

Solution Consultant, Channel Partner
Robert Ritchie, Toys R Us

Robert Ritchie

Toys "R" Us

Director, Credit Cards and Gift Cards

Steve Rodgers

Raise

Vice President of Merchant Partnerships
Nicole Runnels, The Home Depot

Nicole Runnels

The Home Depot

Director of Gift Cards

Len Sadek

Landry's Inc.

Gift Card Sales & Marketing Director
Caitlin Skulley, CashStar

Caitlin Skulley

CashStar

Director, Partner Success
Terry Sutton

Terry Sutton

CashStar

Vice President, Client Success
Todd Tomlin

Todd Tomlin

Hotels.com

Head of Gift Cards and Merchandising Partnerships
Shelly Toy, ULTA Beauty

Shelly Toy

ULTA Beauty

Senior Manager Gift Card Marketing

Larry Weissbach

CashStar

Vice President, Operations

Shaun White

CashStar

Senior Product Manager
Ella Yanai, Gap Inc.

Ella Yanai

Gap Inc.

Manager, Gift Cards