Al Sambar

Al Sambar
Al Sambar
General Partner
XRC Labs
Al Sambar spearheads business strategies and development as General Partner at XRC Labs. Prior to his appointment at the NYC tech accelerator, Al held the role of Managing Director at Kurt Salmon’s North American Retail and Consumer Group. For more than 20 years, Al has been providing retailers and consumer companies with strategic planning, organizational design, consumer insights and operating performance improvement services, with deep specialization in omni-channel retailing and global brand management. He writes frequently about innovation in retailing and apparel brand management and is regularly cited in leading publications including Harvard Business Review, The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times.

Speaking in:

Sunday
January 16
2:00 pm2:30 pm
Javits North, Level 4, Room 409, Twilio Stage

The food industry has been experiencing a dramatic transformation. Communities are not just relying on supermarkets to secure their food. Today, innovators are reinventing how shoppers purchase and secure fresh groceries and ready-made meals through new distribution channels and direct-to-consumer models. In this session two startups at the forefront of this transformation explore these topics… Read more