Experts in Marketing & merchandising Top 3 experts

Michael Calman

Michael Calman

Harrison, NY | Driving strategic, experiential and customer-centric engagement as C-Level marketer, consultant and builder of iconic luxury retail brands.

Michael Calman has over 35 years’ experience in omni-channel marketing and revenue integration across specialty stores, e-commerce, wholesale and catalogs. He has focused expertise in marketing to the luxury spectrum, spanning aspirational through Ultra High Net Worth customers, and from accessible luxury-priced handbags to private jets. Driving the marketing for some of the world's most creative powerhouses, Michael has developed a demonstrated ability to disrupt conventional strategies—resulting in fashioning unexpected B2B strategic alliances and extraordinary B2C customer experiences.... Read more

Steve Montgomery

Steve Montgomery

Lake Forest, IL | Convenience Store / Retail Gas Operations and Marketing Expert

I have owned or operated convenience retail organizations ranging from 1 to 1,200 stores. Positions held include Exec. VP of Marketing and Operations, President for a publicly trade c-store company, and General Manager of C-stores for a major oil company. I am a member of the National Association of Convenience Stores and a former member of its Retailer and Supplier Boards. I have been President of a c-store consultancy since 1994 with clients ranging from single store operators to the major oil companies. Our retail clients have ranged from single site operators, to small chain, fuel... Read more

Steve Yates

Steve Yates

Prosper, TX | Helping ecommerce companies grow their business faster and operate smarter

Steve Yates developed well-rounded expertise working for multi-billion dollar Fortune 500 retailers such as Amazon, Dick’s Sporting Goods and eBay Enterprise. With 23 years’ experience in retail management and 16 years’ experience in eCommerce, Steve Yates provides companies with strategic advice and innovative solutions that are based on real-life experience working for industry leading retailers. He helps companies grow faster, smarter and more profitably by providing advice, mentoring and coaching to today’s busy executives. All Industry Consulting empowers businesses with sound advice,... Read more