Nov 1 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Running an e-commerce business can be challenging – just like any other business. But we’re happy to say you’re not alone!
Join us for E-Commerce Business Sessions: Ask the Expert – an in-person event happening November 1st at Bayview Yards.
This FREE “Ask Me Anything” event is designed to bring together entrepreneurs with e-commerce businesses in the capital city and surrounding areas for an opportunity to have their questions answered by an open panel of business experts – followed by a chance to meet and network with fellow e-commerce entrepreneurs.
Interested? Join us on November 1st for an open panel learning opportunity with the following experts:
- Stephanie Hault:
Stephanie is a dynamic life-long entrepreneur who is passionate about commerce. She founded her first business at the age of 24 and never looked back! Since then she grew her first brick-and-mortar store to a second location, a successful online store, the largest retail social media following in Ottawa as well as millions in revenue and five private label brands.
Her expertise lies in driving sales, developing exceptional brand strategies and implementing commerce trends. Stephanie has negotiated and fostered 60+ partnerships with the globe’s most recognized brands including Levi’s, Canada Goose, Corkcicle and New Balance.
Currently, Stephanie works for Shopify and supports their largest merchants to increase their online presence on the Shopify platform and beyond. She has worked with brands such as Steve Madden, Conde Nast, Warner Brothers, Purina and Nestle.
In her role, she coaches merchants to grow their business by partnering with them on goal development and provides tailored and structured recommendations to achieve those goals.
When not working she enjoys playing with her goldendoodle, Georgie and travelling with her husband. Some of her favourite destinations have been Copenhagen, Bogota and Moscow. Next on her list is Tokyo and Johannesburg
- Rob Brown:
Rob has spent nearly 30 years in the finance industry working with organizations across Canada, putting together credit facilities for a wide cross-section of businesses. His approach has been holistic in providing clients with a complete understanding of how the credit process works and setting expectations to get results.
During his tender, he has been successful in cultivating relationships with a wide network to gain access and generate new sales growth opportunities, delivering smart business solutions for common issues. Along with this, he has also been recognized for the development of key accounts, execution of corporate strategies, and surpassing financial and performance metrics.
Along with the finance industry, Rob has spent time in both Information Technology and E-commerce in a consulting role.
- Cécile Chambeau:
Cécile is a seasoned bilingual SEO Consultant boasting years of in-depth experience in digital communications and marketing. Drawing from a rich agency-side background, she has effectively catered to a wide range of B2B and B2C clients in various indsutries. Cécile pairs a strong foundation in content marketing with a relentless curiosity for new demand generation approaches, always aiming to optimize client initiatives and meet targeted objectives adeptly.
- Ryan Gencarelli:
Drawing from 15 years of professional experience, Ryan co-founded wild idea co. in 2018. Offering tools, resources, coaching, consulting, and creative support, wild idea co. helps Canadian entrepreneurs take their business from wild idea to wild success.
Specializing in marketing and branding, Ryan has advised and mentored 500+ aspiring and seasoned entrepreneurs. His industry experience spans consumer products, insurance, manufacturing, distribution, technology, retail, government, real estate, construction, consulting, pets, music, film, and more. As a third-generation entrepreneur, he’s passionate about supporting the entrepreneurial community and your success as a small business owner.