The ICSC Blog

August 4, 2014
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Q&A with MOCIAL Speaker Natanya Anderson

Tell us about yourself…. I am responsible for social media, email, and other digital communications for the Whole Foods Market brand. Outside of work I am a mom to an active teenager, a food blogger, and a member of several non-profit organizations. What is your favorite apps to use? My favorite productivity app is Evernote…

July 31, 2014
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Q&A with MOCIAL speaker Alan McKeon

Tell us about yourself…. I’m Alan McKeon, CEO of Alexander Babbage a consumer insights company that works with physical destinations such as shopping centers, sports arenas, the arts and retailers. We help them understand who their customer is, why they come to the shopping center, how to engage the customer and how to drive additional…

July 30, 2014
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Q&A with MOCIAL Speaker Becky Bui

Tell us about yourself. I’m originally from Owasso, Oklahoma, but have lived in Austin for 15 years. I love everything about this city: the people, the food, the music, and the laid-back culture. I studied advertising at the University of Texas and then returned to UT in 2006 to get my MBA. I have an amazing husband, Ben,…

July 24, 2014
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Q&A with MOCIAL Speaker Chad Rodriguez

Tell us about yourself…. I grew up in Florida taking my first real job there that brought me all over the world. Got a real taste for travel and eventually ended up in Sydney Australia where my focus in the retail world began. I've been living in NYC for the past 4 years working some…

July 18, 2014
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Q&A with MOCIAL Speaker Jeff Gibb

What are your favorite apps to use? My apps fall into two categories - Ones that make my life easy/efficient (Google Maps, TripIt, Fitbit, Kindle), or Apps that entertain (Instagram, Hootsuite, Spotify, Swarm). With society's increasing dependence on technology, what changes in marketing strategies has it made in last few years? You can talk about…

July 10, 2014
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Q&A with MOCIAL Speaker Mallorie Rosenbluth

Tell us about yourself… I classify myself as the following: a marketer, a reader, a shopper and most importantly - a New Yorker. I've worked in the social media space since the beginning and initially gravitated towards the industry because I loved using Facebook as a college student. When I started my professional life, I…

June 3, 2014
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Q&A With MOCIAL Speaker Erik Qualman

Tell us about yourself…. Called a Digital Dale Carnegie, Erik Qualman is the author of Socialnomics. Socialnomics made Amazon's #1 Best Selling List for the US, Japan, UK, Canada, Portugal, Italy, China, Korea and Germany. His book Digital Leader helped him be voted the 2nd “Most Likeable Author in the World” behind Harry Potter author…