The National Retail Federation is the world's largest retail trade association, representing all retail formats for America's largest private sector employer. Mission to advance the interests of the retail industry through advocacy, communications and education.
This Task Force meets as needed to discuss matters pertaining to card acceptance and issues pertaining to retailer relationships with the credit and debit card associations and card acceptance networks. For more information on joining this task force, please contact Stephanie Martz.
The NRF Digital Advisory Board was formed to advise NRF on its digital strategy and execution to enable the NRF to provide holistic value to retailers, digital retailers and the companies that serve them. The primary goals and objectives of this advisory board are to:
Provide guidance and ideas for educational content for live events, focusing on the impact of digital on the retail industry, and digital delivery
Advise on strategic and tactical direction and execution of digital and live events
Recommend areas of research and benchmarking opportunities
Be an NRF Advocate and assist in building the Digital Community driving participation in NRF, its programs and services, and its events, primarily but not limited to NRF NXT, Retail’s Digital Deep Dive
Define the qualifications, education and experience expected of entry-level candidates to compete in the digital retail space
Inform and align with policy issues related to the digital space and impact on retail, assisting NRF to evaluate such issues and form policy and help NRF advocate on behalf of the industry
Jason Goldberg, Chief Commerce Strategy Officer, Publicis.Sapient
Rob Schmults, Operating Partner, MidOcean Partners
Sarah Wallis, Head of Ecommerce, Gap Inc.
Anne Berger, Vice President, eCommerce, Shutterfly Inc.
Ivy Chin, Chief Digital and Technology Officer, American Tire Distributors
Bryon Colby, Former SVP Digital Commerce, Cornerstone Brands
Josh Friedman, Vice President of Digital Commerce, The Neiman Marcus Group Inc.
Tom Giacalone, VP, Digital & CRM, Vera Bradley Designs, Inc.