• 2018 Retail Innovator Award nominations are now open!

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  • In its fourth year, the Retail Innovator Award program is recognizing retail executives who are focused on driving change and positive disruption using innovative strategies and technologies.

    A few of last year’s winners included:

    • Barry Beck, Founder and COO, Bluemercury
    • Kevin Lavelle, Founder and CEO, Mizzen+Main
    • Angela Gearhart, Sr. Director, Store Experience, Sleep Number
    • Faisal Masud, EVP, Global E-Commerce, Staples

    During the award ceremony, winners share success stories and videos showcasing their innovation strategies in action./span>

    View the entire list of 2016 winners below and make sure you’re at #RIC17 where the 2017 winners will share their inspirational innovation success stories!

  • Retail Innovator Awards

2017 Award Winners

  • Ben Babcock

    Ben Babcock
    Director of UX Research, Jet.com

     

    Aamir Baig

    Aamir Baig
    Co-founder and CEO, Article

     

    Wayne Duan

    Wayne Duan
    Director of Digital Commerce, Walgreens

     

    Angelo D’Agostino

    Angelo D’Agostino
    VP, Brand Marketing, Wet Seal, LLC

     

    Bob Infantino

    Bob Infantino
    CEO, The Rockport Group

     

    Sid Jatia

    Sid Jatia
    VP, Direct-to-Consumer Digital, Under Armour

     

    Marc Joseph

    Marc Joseph
    CEO/President, DollarDays International, Inc.

     

    Todd Latz

    Todd Latz
    CEO, GoHealth Urgent Care

     

    Ido Leffler

    Ido Le er
    CEO and Co-Founder, Yoobi

     

    Anthony Luigs

    Anthony Luigs
    VP, Pricing, Assortment Planning & Merchandising Solutions, The Home Depot

     

    Chad McIntosh

    Chad McIntosh
    Vice President of Asset Protection and Risk Management,
    Bloomingdale’s

     

    Jason McNary

    Jason McNary
    COO, agnes b.

  • Jason Morris

    Jason Morris
    VP, Retail Tech, Walmart

     

    Edward Park

    Edward Park
    SVP, Guess

     

    Bryce Phillips

    Bryce Phillips
    CEO/Founder, evo

     

    Dan Pingree

    Dan Pingree
    CMO, Moosejaw

     

    Sam Sisakhti

    Sam Sisakhti
    CEO, UsTrendy

     

    Jamie Sommerfield

    Jamie Sommerfield
    Manager, WFM & Merchandise Flow, EXPRESS

     

    Pam Sweeney

    Pam Sweeney
    SVP of Logistics Systems and Technology, Macy’s

     

    Gregg Throgmartin

    Gregg Throgmartin
    President and General Manager, Fabletics

     

    Brita Turner

    Brita Turner
    Director of E-Commerce, Godiva Chocolatier, Inc.

     

    Dennis Vandel

    Dennis Vandel
    VP, Store Wages/WFM, Foot Locker (Champs Sports)

     

    Martijn van der Zee

    Martijn van der Zee
    Online Marketing Director, Suitsupply

     

    Marta Wohrle

    Marta Wohrle
    Founder & CEO, Truth In Aging