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Presented by VMSD
OCTOBER 2-4, 2018 THE MOTIF HOTEL, SEATTLE WA

{ Meet the 2018 Speakers }

Jennifer Acevedo
Editor-in-Chief
VMSD
acevedo

Arthur Ackles
VP of Design, Merchandising and Buying
Roche Bros.
Ackles, Arthur

Bianca Adams
Visual Communication
The Ohio State University
Adams

Tim Brown
Co-Founder
Allbirds
Brown, Tim

Diana Dawson
Vice President, Consulting
Envirosell Inc.
Dawson, Diana

George Foussias
Design Director, Senior Associate
Quadrangle
Foussias, George

Argelia Fueyo
National Director, Store Design, Planning and Visual Merchandising
Grupo Coppel
Fueyo

Monica Gerhardt
Senior Vice President, Principal
FRCH Design Worldwide
Gerhardt, Monica

Heidi Guerard
Design Consultant
&pizza
Guerard

Vince Guzzi
Managing Partner
Watt International
Guzzi, Vince

Barry Hand
Principal
Gensler
Hand, Barry

Mollie Hansen
CMO
Airstream
Hansen, Mollie

Joan Insel
Vice President,
CallisonRTKL
Insel

Karen Kritzer
Merchandiser & Visual Merchandising Arts Professor
Sheridan College
Kritzer, Karen

Bryan Lightfield
Interior Design
The Ohio State University
Lightfield

Rebekah Matheny
Assistant Professor of Interior Design
The Ohio State University
Matheny, Rebekah

Ryan McNulty
Senior Associate
MBH Architects
McNulty, Ryan

Andrew McQuilkin
Retailer Leader, Partner
BHDP Architecture
McQuilkin

David Moisey
Director, Retail Marketing
Samsung Canada
Moisey, David

Julio Obelleiro
CEO
Wildbytes
Obelleiro, Julio

Adriana Oxford
Interior Designer
Gensler
Oxford

Jose Padron
Lead Global Retail Design
Hershey Co.
Padron, Jose

Chuck Palmer
Principal
ConsumerX
Palmer, Chuck

Doug Pearl
National VP Architecture Placemaking
Regency Center
Pearl, Doug

Libby Riddell
Interior Design
The Ohio State University
Riddell

Sebastiaan Rotteveel
Senior Director of Brands and Concepts
SSP America
Rotteveel, Sebastiaan

Speaker – TBA
Sephora
Speaker

Diane Spiridoulias
Stylist and Visual Merchandising Arts Professor
Sheridan College
Spiridoulias, Diane

Peter Stocker
Principal
MG2
Stocker, Peter

Megan Stone
Owner, Interior Designer
The High Road Design Studio
stone

Tommy Trause
VP of Innovation
ClubCorp
Trause, Tommy

Mike Walsh
CEO, Futurist and Global Strategist
Tomorrow
Walsh, Mike

Tom Walsh
Vice President, Global Store Development
Under Armour
Walsh, Tom

Mare Weiss
Principal
Bergmeyer Associates
Weiss, Mare

Adrian Wilson
Owner
The Inutilious Retailer
Wilson

Rachel Zsembery
Vice President
Bergmeyer Associates
Zsembery. Rachel