Lee Peterson

Lee Peterson
Lee Peterson
Executive Vice President, Thought Leadership and Marketing
WD Partners
Lee has more than 30 years of collective experience as a retailer, a strategist, a public speaker and as a leading voice in the future of retail. He brings an innovative approach to modern retail by understanding cultural trends, consumer demographics, and buying behavior across multiple industries. Lee offers well rounded, firsthand dialogue on advanced customer experience, and believes that stores have a crucial role in the new dawn of retail.

Lee's list of globally recognized clients include CVS, New Balance, Luxottica and Target. At WD Partners, he has led teams of creatives working on branded experiences for Best Buy, Gatorade, Pepsi, Whole Foods, Stop & Shop, 7-Eleven, Walmart, The Home Depot, Media Mrktin Spain, and E-Mart in Korea. Lee also leads WD's marketing efforts including web, social media and WayfinD.

He has been quoted and featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Fast Company, Retail Dive, Bloomberg, Buzzfeed and Forbes, as well as key trade communique such as NRF SmartBrief, Ad Age, Retail Wire, Nation's Restaurant News, vmsd and Chain Store Age.

Speaking in:

Tuesday
January 17
10:30 am11:00 am
Javits North Level 4, Elastic Path Stage
Resale is ecologically beneficial, applies to many types of merchandise and is on-trend, but we are finding that the resale of goods online isn't as profitable as in store--think photo shoot, double ship and repackaging of items. So if done right at store level, can resale be more profitable, increase foot traffic with unique offerings, and boost customer loyalty?  Learn from IKEA about their in-… Read more