SOURCE: Worldwide Business Research

Worldwide Business Research

November 23, 2010 10:09 ET

Latin America's Top Retail Executives Announce Their Participation in eTail Latin America, the Region's First Multi-Channel Ecommerce Event for Retailers

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - November 23, 2010) - "According to Visa's latest study, Latin America's B2C commerce grew an impressive 34% in 2009," comments Rebecca Femia, eTail Latin America director. "From Brazil to Mexico and throughout the region, consumers are going online at record speed, and retailers need to be prepared."

On April 5-7, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency Miami, Latin American retailers will come together at eTail Latin America (hosted by Worldwide Business Research) for the first pan-regional multi-channel ecommerce conference, to address the challenges and opportunities presented by this growing marketplace.

According to eTail Latin America's Rebecca Femia, "Latin American retailers are investing significant time and money into their ecommerce initiatives, and they are looking for best practices to guide their strategies. This will be an unprecedented opportunity for senior-level executives to network, learn from each other, hear U.S. retailer strategies, and preview the latest technology solutions."

Speakers for eTail Latin America will include Julius Odian, Gerente Corporativo de Tecnología y Desarrollo, Falabella; Francisco Donato, Gerente General de Ecommerce, Magazine Luiza
Francisco Cotera, Gerente Online, México, BestBuy; Sergio Herz, CEO, Livraria Cultura; Nicolas Berman, Gerente Corporativo de Marketing y Publicidad, MercadoLibre; Maria-Luisa Askar Lopez, Directora de Mídia, Brasil, Unilever; Gascue, Gerente de Gestión de las Relaciones, América Latina, Dell; Tyson Verstraete, Vice Presidente, México y Centro América, RIM/Blackberry; Fabio Ardila, Director, CarroYA.com; Rodrigo Lopez Reitze, Gerente Venta a Distancia, Sodimac; Teresita Gonzalez, Gerente de Estrategia y Comunicaciónes Online, Sony México; Pablo Vargas, CEO, Café Britt; Arturo Nanes, Co-Fundador, BuzzUrbano; Alex do Nascimento, Gerente de Comercio Electrónico, Correios; Ajit Sivadasan, VP/Gerente General, eVentas Globales y Marketing, Lenovo; Francisco Ceballos, Gerente General, México, MercadoLibre; Jose Calderoni, Director, Producto y Experiencia del Cliente, Volaris; Marcio Kumruian, CEO y Roni Cunha Bueno, Director de Marketing, NetShoes; Pedro Reiss, Sócio, F.biz; David Anon, Director de Marketing, América Latina, RIM/Blackberry.

eTail Latin America will explore a range of issues, including: developing and continuously improving a Latin American multi-channel ecommerce initiative; leveraging web analytics; understanding the region's varied payment options and necessary security measures; creating a mobile commerce strategy; and ensuring that logistics and fulfillment can support B2C growth. To learn more visit www.etaillatam.com.

Worldwide Business Research is a large scale conference company. For more information contact Nicole Maisner at 646-200-7534 or Nicole.Maisner@wbresearch.com.

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