December 15, 2008 08:00 ET

Thought Leaders From Wine Enthusiast and Peruvian Connection to Give Expert Advice on Improving Online Customer Experience

Roundtable Webinar: Increasing Share of Wallet in 2009, Hosted by MyBuys and Belardi/Ostroy January 8, 2009 at 11am PT

REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwire - December 15, 2008) - MyBuys, the leading provider of personalized product recommendations, and Belardi/Ostroy, a comprehensive multi-channel marketing consulting firm, today announced that they will be hosting a thought-leadership roundtable webinar -- Increasing Share of Wallet in 2009 -- on January 8, 2009, at 11am Pacific time. Speakers include Francis Juliano, CTO of Wine Enthusiast, Erik Martinez, Director e-Commerce of Peruvian Connection, Polly Bickel Wong, Sr. VP Strategic Services of Belardi/Ostroy and Lisa Joy Rosner, VP Marketing of MyBuys.

In this challenging economy, online retailers must focus on nurturing customer loyalty. At this roundtable forum, these thought leaders will discuss strategies and tactics that have worked for them as well as the plans they have for 2009 to improve the customer experience online, and off. The program will be interactive in nature and will accept questions from the audience.

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About MyBuys

MyBuys is the leading provider of personalized product recommendations for online retailers. The company builds deep profiles based on each individual shopper's behavior, then uses a patented portfolio of algorithms and real-time optimization to deliver the most relevant recommendations. MyBuys' clients are increasing average order value by 45%, improving conversion rates by 90%, and multiplying the lifetime value of every customer. Premier retailers -- including Lancôme, SKECHERS, Golf Galaxy and Karmaloop -- partner with MyBuys to offer intelligent, personalized recommendations to their shoppers. Based in Redwood City, Calif., MyBuys is a privately held company.

About Belardi/Ostroy

Belardi/Ostroy takes a holistic approach in providing its clients with comprehensive multi-channel marketing expertise, transcending the traditional list management and list brokerage relationship. Its clients include Coldwater Creek, J.Crew, Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Lillian Vernon, Harriet Carter, Sundance Catalog, Peruvian Connection, TravelSmith, Magellan's, Appleseed's, National Wholesale, The Company Store, Ross-Simons, Domestications, Hammacher Schlemmer, Ballard Designs, Gump's San Francisco, Smith & Hawken, Sensational Beginnings, The Wine Enthusiast, Current, Calyx Flowers, Vacation Publications, Special Olympics, American Kidney Fund, Greater Los Angeles Zoo, Police Athletic League, Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, Environmental Defense Fund, League of Conservation Voters, Human Rights Campaign, Fox Chase Cancer Center and WNYC -New York Public Radio.

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