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The Girls' Lounge

 

 

 

Women
rocking retail

The Girls’ Lounge is coming to NRF 2019: Retail's Big Show. The Girls’ Lounge, powered by The Female Quotient, creates experiential pop-ups at global conferences, corporations and college campuses where women connect, collaborate and activate change together. There is power in the pack.

This program is open to women running (and rocking) the retail industry and attending NRF 2019. Attendees will hear exclusive Q&As, have access to networking areas and special experiences including free professional headshots.

Separate registration is not required to attend this program. The lounge is open to NRF members, all retailers, and members of the press with a conference badge.

Located in the Crystal Palace
Lounge Hours:
Sunday 9:00am – 4:30pm
Monday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am – 4:00pm

In partnership with:
Sponsored By:
Questions?
Contact
For questions about The Girls' Lounge, contact programs@nrf.com.

Featured Speakers

Bouchra Ezzahraoui
Co-Founder
AUrate
Mindy Grossman
President and Chief Executive Officer
WW International, Inc.
Ali Kriegsman
Co-Founder and COO
Bulletin
Rebecca Minkoff
Co-Founder and Creative Director
Rebecca Minkoff

 

Agenda

Sunday, January 13

10:30am - 11:00am 1226

10:30am - 11:00am 1226
Janet Sherlock
Chief Information Officer
Ralph Lauren
Ali Kriegsman
Co-Founder and COO
Bulletin
Tony Drockton
Founder and Chief Cheerleader
Hammitt
Nicky Hilton
Fashion Designer
Redickaa Subrammanian
CEO
Resulticks

1:30pm - 2:00pm 1226

1:30pm - 2:00pm 1226
Bernardine C. Wu
CEO
FitForCommerce
Lilliana Vazquez
Co-Founder Tesoro, TODAY SHOW Correspondent
NBC Today
Joanna Griffiths
Founder and CEO
Knix
Liz White
Chief Customer Officer
FULLBEAUTY Brands

2:15pm - 2:45pm 1226

2:15pm - 2:45pm 1226
Rosamaria Sostilio
VP, Loss Prevention
Barnes & Noble, Inc.
Jill Dvorak
Sr. Director, Digital Retail
National Retail Federation
Meaghan Rose
CEO and Founder
Rocksbox
@myrocksbox
Amy Gross
Founder and CEO
VineSleuth
Ali Lee
VP, People
Braze

Monday, January 14

10:30am - 11:00am 1226

10:30am - 11:00am 1226
Courtney Reagan
CNBC Retail Reporter
CNBC
Shannon Schuyler
Chief Purpose Officer
PwC
@PwC
Diane Randolph
Chief Information Officer
ULTA Beauty
Rachel Cohen
Co-Founder and Co-CEO
SNOWE
@snowehome

11:30am - 12:00pm 1226

11:30am - 12:00pm 1226
Shelley Zalis
CEO, The Female Quotient and Founder
The Girls' Lounge
Sarah Miller
SVP, CIO
Neiman Marcus
Sophie Kelly
Senior Vice President of North American Whiskey
Diageo
Nancy Krawczyk
Vice President, Partner and Member Engagement
Network of Executive Women
Jessica Fardin
SVP, Worldwide Marketing
Episerver
Bouchra Ezzahraoui
Co-Founder
AUrate

1:30pm - 2:00pm 1226

1:30pm - 2:00pm 1226
Ellen Davis
SVP, National Retail Federation
President, NRF Foundation
Shelley Bransten
Corporate Vice President, Retail & Consumer Goods Industries
Microsoft
Michelle Garvey
Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer
J.Crew
Jill Braff
President
Brit + Co
Susan Feldman
Founder
In the Groove

2:30pm - 3:00pm 1226

2:30pm - 3:00pm 1226
Karen Etzkorn
CIO
Qurate Retail Group
Suzan Kereere
Global Head of Merchant Sales & Acquiring
Visa Inc.
@SKereere
Shelley Zalis
CEO, The Female Quotient and Founder
The Girls' Lounge
Christiane Pendarvis
Senior Vice President, E-Commerce
FULLBEAUTY Brands
Samara Tuchband
Vice President of Merchandising
Crate and Barrel

Tuesday, January 15

10:30am - 11:00am 1226

10:30am - 11:00am 1226
Mindy Grossman
President and Chief Executive Officer
WW International, Inc.
Shelley Zalis
CEO, The Female Quotient and Founder
The Girls' Lounge
Joan Hornig
CEO and Jewelry Designer
Joan Hornig Jewelry

11:30am - 12:00pm 1226

11:30am - 12:00pm 1226
Sarah Veit Wallis
VP, Fashion & GM Women’s Apparel
Walmart.com USA, LLC
Carissa Ganelli
Chief Digital Officer
Subway®
@CarissaMobile
Shelley Zalis
CEO, The Female Quotient and Founder
The Girls' Lounge
Eileen Mockus
President and CEO
COYUCHI
@coyuchi
Karen Beebe
Chief Information Officer
vineyard vines

1:30pm - 2:00pm 1226

1:30pm - 2:00pm 1226
Tina Sharkey
CEO and Co-Founder
Brandless
@brandless
Shelley Zalis
CEO, The Female Quotient and Founder
The Girls' Lounge
Liz Heller
Managing Partner
memBrain LLC
Alysa Taylor
Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Business Applications and Global Industry
Microsoft

2:30pm - 3:00pm 1226

2:30pm - 3:00pm 1226
Rebecca Minkoff
Co-Founder and Creative Director
Rebecca Minkoff
@RebeccaMinkoff
Shelley Zalis
CEO, The Female Quotient and Founder
The Girls' Lounge
Sutian Dong
Partner
Female Founders Fund
Cheryl Kaplan
President and Co-Founder
M.Gemi
Amy Shecter
CEO
Glamsquad