Happy Speakers, Sponsors & Attendees…

“This event goes deeper than most – I walk away fulfilled professionally and personally and find that I talk about and think about the experience all year long.”

Tricia Nichols, VP Marketing, Gap

“The most inspiring event I attend each year. I cannot wait for next year!”

Kim Lewis, VP, Omnichannel Marketing, Golfsmith International

“Excellent conference with great content that really inspired!”

Anjie Moin, Director, eCommerce Digital Marketing, Office Depot

“The Leadership Panel was amazing!”

Melisa Miller, Sr. Director HRBP – Global TDC, Under Armour

“I was thrilled to meet such an amazing group of accomplished women!”

Kim Dixon, COO, FedEx

“I just wanted to let you know how enriching, inspiring and OTT the Summit was this year. I'm amazed by your vision and what you've created. And the past 2 days have been incredibly rich and fulfilling. I know very well  (from my past life at Vogue and in publishing) how much effort, creativity and detail goes into the event. And you knocked it out of the park. I'm so proud to be a member, an honoree and your advocate!”

Deborah Cavanagh, SVP, Marketing, Talbots

“Exceptional. Truly.”

Kecia Hielscher, VP/EMM, Home Nordstromrack.com/HauteLook

“The WIRL Summit was extremely invigorating.  I have never attended a conference before where attendees are so passionate and willing to share.  I will definitely attend future summits.”

Bobbi Joe Behun, Senior Director of CRM, Chico’s FAS

“This is by far my favorite conference all year!”

Kristin Smith, VP eCommerce Marketing, Wolverine Worldwide

“Best summit ever. Great to focus on us vs just the “business.””

Stacey Renfro, SVP Ecommerce, Pier 1 Imports

“This conference is the best I attend all year!”

Christian Rivell, Director – Merchandise Planning, Beauty and Auto Delivery, QVC

“As always, Jen and Melissa round up the most amazing group of women in an intimate event that never fails to inspire!”

Lisa Gavales, CEO, Things Remembered

“Amazing Event!  Inspiring, motivational, well organized and tons of fun!”

Joanna MacDonald, Founder/CEO, Piper & Skye

“WIR puts on the very best, most informative and most fun conference of the year!  You come away with keen insights and at least 10 new friends who have powerful, diverse careers in retail.  When it ends, it’s like summer camp as a kid, you’re hugging everyone goodbye and already dreaming of next year.”

Stacy Debroff, CEO, Influence Central

“The Women in Retail Leadership Summit was well attended and the programming was inspirational, educational and delightful. Congratulations on a job well done!”

Kristen D’Arcy, Vice President Global Digital, Coty

“Great conference with great networking and especially great women!”

Kathy Doyle Thomas, Chief Strategy Officer, Half Price Books

“This is my favorite conference – to be surrounded by such an amazing group of women in so inspiring!”

Annette Dunleavy, Director, eCommerce, QVC

“Inspiring. Great Content. Great networking.”

Laura Jajko, President, American Frame

“Very impressive group of women with extraordinary experience to share.”

Katherine Beede, VP Marketing Director, TJX Companies

“Great to be inspired by smart, successful women.”

Hallie Sand, Director of Marketing, Charming Charlie

“This event is the most inspirational event and the networking was priceless.”

Karen Schlueter, Channel Manager, Ace Hardware Corporation

“Just wanted to drop a note and say how much I enjoyed the Women in Retail Summit.  You guys did a fantastic job.  The content, attendees and, of course, the gifts were all very memorable.  I left with great info and some new retail friends.  I look forward to becoming a member.”

Suzy Sandberg, President, Nantucket General Store



April 26th - 28th, 2017


Four Seasons Miami
1435 Brickell Avenue
Miami, Florida 33131

Who's Behind This?

Total Retail

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