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Retail Executives Announced

Retail Executives Announced

Think Global Forum Retail and eCommerce Announces Speakers and Forum Executives

September 28, 2018. Dublin, Ireland.

Aoife Murphy, Managing Director of the Think Global Forum Europe, is excited to announce this year’s speakers and Forum Executives ahead of the Retail and eCommerce event taking place on October 3, 2018, at the Corinthia Hotel, London.

The Retail and eCommerce Think Global Forum will feature three guest speakers: 

  • Sophie Devonshire - CEO at The Caffeine Partnership and author of Superfast - Lead at Speed

  • Lahcene Guerrouj - EMEA Content Marketing Strategy Manager, Salesforce

  • Alex Katsambas - Senior Translation Manager, Farfetch

“We are honored to have such a distinguished group of speakers and Forum Executives joining our gathering at the Think Global Forum. The retail industry is undergoing a considerable digital transformation which presents both opportunity and challenges, especially when it comes to going global. I'm very excited about this forum where we shall be discussing current and future trends with invited guests, speakers and industry leading Forum Executives,” commented Aoife.

Forum Executives at the event will include:

  • Alex Katsambas - Senior Translation Manager, Farfetch

  • Andreas Palm - Head of Digital Broadcast Channels, Sony Mobile

  • Bruno Herrmann - Global Content in Retail, Consultant & Advisor

  • Charlotte Cole - Head of Content, Farfetch

  • Isabel Teodoro - Localization Manager, DAZN

  • Lahcene Guerrouj - EMEA Content Marketing Strategy Manager, Salesforce

  • Miriam Ko - Senior Product Manager, Inditex, ZARA

  • Rachael Webster - Content Specialist, Staples Solutions Europe

  • Robert Dry - International Marketing Manager, Topps

  • Yuka Ghesquière Nakasone - Globalization and Localization Director, Beabloo

  • Patrick Kelly - Co-Founder and CCO, Vistatec

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The event is taking place at the Corinthia Hotel, Whitehall, London, on October 3, 2018, and will see many guests in attendance for what is planned to be an insightful and wide ranging discussion on the retail sector.

To learn more or to join the Think Global Forum, please visit http://www.thinkglobalforum.org

About Think Global Forum

The Think Global Forum is a body of industry professionals designed to provide insights and thought leadership in the context of the globalization of products and services around the world. With a strong interest in all things localization the forum is made up of industry thought leaders who can offer keen insights into the here and now and, most importantly, the future.

Media Contact

Priscillia Charles
Communications Director, Think Global Forum
priscillia@thinkglobalforum.org | www.thinkglobalforum.org

The Think Global Forum Retail and eCommerce returns to London

The Think Global Forum Retail and eCommerce returns to London

September 18, 2018. Dublin | Ireland

The Think Global Forum Retail and eCommerce is to take place for the second time on October 3rd, 2018 at the Corinthia Hotel, London. After a successful launch last December in London, the second edition of the forum will see forum executives from leading global retail and eCommerce companies discuss the future and challenges that the industry faces.

Attendees are invited to join the event for a networking session followed by lunch and speeches by three guest speakers. Forum Executives will then meet for a special boardroom session where they will be able to exchange ideas and explore opportunities in this fast-paced, technology-driven industry.

“This is an exciting time in the world of retail & eCommerce with game-changing transformation and innovation very much in play. We are delighted to be gathering leaders in the industry to discuss the challenges and opportunities that this presents, especially when it comes to going global,” commented Aoife Murphy, Managing Director, Europe at Think Global Forum.

The second edition of the event follows a series of successfully returning Think Global Forums about Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Technology, and Travel, all launched in 2017 in Europe and the United States.

The Corinthia Hotel, ideally located in the heart of London, will be the perfect setting for this event, with its modern, stylish and up-to-date technology meeting rooms.

To learn more or to join the Think Global Forum, please visit http://www.thinkglobalforum.org

About Think Global Forum

The Think Global Forum, the Forum Executives and the wider Think Global Forum community brings together expert professionals to give a greater voice to the industry sectors. The forums include many senior executives from some of the most well-known global organizations. A key focus of the forum is to help shape the future and to help define and communicate key strategies within specific industry sectors, such as life sciences, manufacturing, retail, eCommerce, travel, and technology.

Media Contact

Priscillia Charles
Communications Director, Think Global Forum
priscillia@thinkglobalforum.org | www.thinkglobalforum.org

The USA Think Global Awards Lunch

The USA Think Global Awards Lunch

USA Think Global Awards Lunch

WINNERS ANNOUNCED AT THINK GLOBAL AWARDS EVENT

March 26, 2018 - Palo Alto, California

For Immediate Release

The USA winners of the Think Global Forum Awards will be hosted at an awards event lunch on March 26, 2018, in Silicon Valley.

The Awards, running for the first time, recognize industry excellence and highlight achievements that help and promote the awareness of thinking globally.

Simon Hodgkins, Founder of Think Global Forum, said: "The Think Global Awards celebrate the contributions of individuals, brands, and organizations from around the world. We recently held the Think Global Awards event in Europe and this additional event in the USA helps to recognize the businesses and people who are driving innovation and excellence in a range of specific areas.”

We have seen outstanding submissions and interest in the awards. All of the winners have demonstrated that they are amongst the best in their respective areas.

Beatrice Whelan, one of the Think Global Awards Judges, said: “It was a pleasure to be involved in the first year of the Think Global Awards. Congratulations to all of the shortlisted entrants and to the Think Global Awards winners across all the categories.”

The Think Global Forum would like to thank all of the Think Global Awards Judges for their assistance and everyone who has taken the time to submit an entry to the Think Global Awards.

The 2018 Awards will be launched later this year.

THINK GLOBAL AWARDS WINNERS

Brand Of The Year Award

Netflix

Community Award

GDPR Awareness Coalition

Company Of The Year Award

GetYourGuide

Language Industry Person Of The Year Award

Anna Schlegel

Localization Recognition Award

Google in Partnership with Udacity

Life Sciences Company Of The Year

GE Healthcare

Technology Company Of The Year

VMware

Medical Devices Company Of The Year

Baxter

Manufacturing Company Of The Year

Tesla

Retail Company Of The Year

Salesforce

Travel Company Of The Year

Sanctifly

Most Innovative Use Of Technology Award

BMC Remedyforce

Online Advertising Award

TripAdvisor

 

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Notes to editors

The Think Global Forum Awards recognize the achievements of people, projects, brands and companies around the world. These awards are a way of recognizing achievements in the area of global communication and help to promote the importance and awareness of thinking globally. To find out more information on the Think Global Forum and the Think Global Awards please visit: https://www.thinkglobalforum.org

For further information please contact:

Bronwyn Hogan, Think Global Forum, info(at)thinkglobalforum.org

Annual Think Global Awards Announced

Annual Think Global Awards Announced

Annual Think Global Awards Announced

The Think Global Forum announces Think Global Awards 2017

The Think Global Forum is pleased to announce the very first Think Global Awards. The Awards recognize the achievements of people, projects, brands and companies around the world. The importance of reaching a global audience effectively and efficiently is so critical in today's market place. Your global content, the languages and a host of items play such an important factor along with local cultural market understandings.

These awards are a way of recognizing the achievements in these areas and to help and promote the awareness of thinking globally.

The Award Categories for 2017

·       Brand of the Year Award

·       Community Award

·       Company of the Year Award

·       Global Advertising Award

·       Language Industry Person of the Year Award

·       Localization Recognition Award

·       Manufacturing Company of the Year Award

·       Life Sciences Company of the Year Award

·       Most Innovative Use of Technology Award

·       Online Advertising Award

·       Retail Company of the Year Award

·       Technology Company of the Year Award

·       Travel Company of the Year Award

“Following the rapid growth of the Think Global Forum and the tremendous support we have received from the wider community it is exciting to see the launch of the very first Think Global Awards,” commented Simon Hodgkins, Think Global Forum Founder and Chief Marketing Officer, Vistatec.

The Think Global Forum has a growing number of Forum Executives that represent many leading companies and brands that include: 

GoPro, NetApp, Skype, Motorola, Illumina, Viator, Toyota, Yamaha, Kawasaki, First Data, Classic Vacations, Oasis Collections, VMware, Generali, The Wealthy Travel Agent, [24/7] Inc, PCA, Author IT Software Corporation, Beckman Coulter Inc, Hyundai, Northrop Grumman, Becton Dickinson and Company, Trip Advisor, Edwards Life Sciences, Varian Medical, Deloitte, OpenJaw Technologies, Carnival Group, Hostelworld, Wyndham Worldwide, Expedia and LinkedIn. 

If you would like to find out more about the Think Global Forum Awards, please visit:

https://www.thinkglobalforum.org/awards/

About Vistatec

Vistatec has been supporting some of the world's most iconic brands to optimize their global commercial potential since 1997. Vistatec is one of the world's leading localization solutions providers headquartered in Dublin, Ireland with offices in Mountain View, California, USA. https://www.vistatec.com

About Think Global Forum

The Think Global Forum is a body of industry professionals designed to provide insights and thought leadership in the context of the globalization of products and services around the world. With a strong interest in all things localization the forum is made up of industry thought leaders who can offer keen insights into the here and now and importantly the future. http://www.thinkglobalforum.org/

Media Contact

Bronwyn Hogan
Marketing Executive, Vistatec
events(at)vistatec(dot)com