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Presented by VMSD
SEP 30-OCT 2, 2019 | Westin Copely Place, Boston, MA

{ Meet the 2019 Speakers }

Scott Bedbury
CEO and author, “A Brand New World: Eight Principles for Achieving Brand Leadership in a Post-Truth World”
Brandstream
Bedbury, Scott

Kate Benjamin
Owner
Hauspanther
Benjamin, Kate

Richard Cadan
Principal
Richard Cadan Photography
Cadan, Richard

Patti Cazzato
CEO
Timbuk2
Cazzato, Patti

Diana Dawson
Vice President, Director of Consulting Services
Envirosell Inc.
Dawson, Diana

Tara DiPippa
Owner
BD Provisions
DiPippa, Tara

Brian Dyches
Partner
REX
Dyches, Brian

Brent Felten
Associate
Henderson Engineers
Felten, Bruce

Bruce Fields
Construction Director
Forty Five Ten
Fields, Bruce

Federico Fraternale
Head of Design
Restore
Fraternale, Federico

Kenneth Gloss
Proprietor
Brattle Book Shop (Founded 1825)
Gloss, Kenneth

David Glover
Design Director
Gensler
Glover, David

Tyler C. Hatton
Student
The Ohio State University
Hatton, Tyler C.

Jay Highland
Chief Creative Officer
Chute Gerdeman
Highland, Jay

David Kepron
VP, Global Creative Strategies, Premium Distinctive Brands
Marriott International
Kepron, David

Lisa Kirschman
Senior Design Manager
Amazon
Kirschman, Lisa

Bryan Koop
VP
Boston Properties
Koop, Bryan

Thomas Kowalski
Executive Creative Director and Chief Strategy Officer
CESO & Clear Strategy
Kowalski, Thomas

Eric Kuhn
Design Practice Leader
Bergmeyer
Kuhn, Eric

Marie Lamontagne
Senior Designer
Aedifica
Lamontagne, Marie

Alasdair Lennox
Executive Creative Director
FITCH
Lennox, Alasdair

Scott Lowe
Founding Partner and CEO
5G Studio
Lowe, Scott

Megan Lubaszka 
Associate
Gensler 
Lubaszka, Megan

David Margolius
Vice President, Retail
Shawmut Design and Construction
Margolius, David

Rebekah Matheny
Assistant Professor
The Ohio State University
Matheny, Rebekah

Kevin McKenzie
Former EVP and Chief Digital Officer
Macerich
McKenzie, Kevin

Tony Moralejo
Executive VP, International Business & Global Development
Church's Chicken
Moralejo, Tony

MJ Munsell
Principal
MG2
Munsell, MJ

Jill Nickels
Principal
Gensler
Nickels, Jill

Robyn Novak
VP, Managing Creative Director
FRCH Nelson
Novak, Robyn

Jose Padron
Design Lead - The Hershey Experience
The Hershey Company
Padron, Jose

Lee Peterson
EVP, Thought Leadership & Marketing
WD Partners
Peterson, Lee

Psycho Bunny Speaker TBD
TBA
Psycho Bunny
Psycho

Phillip Raub
Founder
b8ta
Raub, Phillip

Julie Reker
Design Manager
Gensler
Reker, Julie

Kevin Roche
Senior VP/Global Store Design and Construction
DFS Group Limited
Roche, Kevin

Emily Rubin
Senior Design Manager
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield
Rubin, Emily

Kumar Saurabh
Chief Business Officer
Manyavar
Saurabh, Kumar

Jim Scarpone
Director
Shawmut Design and Construction
Scarpone, Jim

Max Seel
Founder
GG's
Seel, Max

Dannielle Sergent

Dannielle Sergent
Architectural Designer & Scent Artist
Field Paoli Architects
Sergent, Dannielle

Christen Soares

Christen Soares
Principal
Field Paoli Architects
Soares, Christen

Emma Waters
Student
The Ohio State University
Waters, Emma

Bobbi Wegner
Clinical Psychologist
Bobbi Wegner Psy.D.
Wegner, Bobbi

Megan Whitman
Senior Associate
BRR Architecture
Whitman, Megan

Christopher Wierer
Director of Design
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield
Wierer, Christopher

Adrian Wilson
Creator and Proprietor
The Inutilious Retailer
Wilson, Adrian

Gabby Wilson
Student
The Ohio State University
Wilson, Gabby