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Monday, May 2 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
How Big Companies Work With (& Act Like) Startups to Drive Innovation (Retail & Brands)

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Hear first hand from corporate leaders in our community how they partner with and act like Startups; and collectively disrupt with innovation via investment, collaboration, commercial relationships and/or acquistions.

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Matt Armstead

Executive Director, Fintech71
Matt is the Executive Director of Fintech71 and Managing Director of Lumos Innovation, where he helps companies (big and small) develop their ideas into highly scalable businesses. Matt is a founding partner in ROOT Insurance and was previously the CEO and co-founder of Sprout... Read More →

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Ben King

Former Head of Innovation, Bosch Home Appliances
Benjamin King, originally from Cleveland, OH has worked for corporations including GE Lighting, CSA-International, Cres Cor and Bosch Home Appliances.   He has spearheaded several rapid prototype projects leading to new products and consumer use cases, created assumption based business... Read More →
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Bruce Millard

AVP, Digital and Customer Experience, Safelite Auto Glass
Bruce Millard joined Safelite Group in May 2014. As the AVP of Digital & Customer Experience, Bruce leads the service strategies for digital commerce across all existing and emerging omni-channel initiatives for Safelite Group. His responsibilities include experience creation... Read More →
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David Zeidan

Mgr - IoT Partnerships, Verizon
A 17 year veteran of the telecommunications industry, David Zeidan helps organizations navigate the world of IoT. Based in Columbus, OH, David and his team of engineers collaborate with startups, entrepreneurs & developers from companies of all sizes to create & deploy solutions that... Read More →
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Patti Ziegler

Chief Digital and Marketing Officer, Scotts Miracle Gro
Patti is responsible for driving digital and creative services for the Scotts Miracle-Gro global marketing organization. Her team is responsible for advertising, media, sponsorships, PR, digital, mobile, social media, packaging & in-store design, consumer services, shopper marketing... Read More →

Monday May 2, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Chase Basecamp at Vue - Main Stage 95 Liberty St Columbus, OH 43215