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A Glimpse into Future Retail Innovation in DFW

April 25, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


This is an event you don’t want to miss! An interactive, deep dive open discussion and presentation from top industry professionals and retail innovation investors.

Our executive presenters and panelists will provide insightful and engaging knowledge-sharing of retail marketing best practices highlighting future technology, as well as opportunities and challenges for the retail and restaurant industries in DFW. As the retail sector grows and adjusts in DFW, so does retail marketing. Join the discussion, gain helpful knowledge and insights for retail marketing, and be a part of a galvanizing experience!


Key Learning Objectives

  • Highlight future technology and market trends
  • Nuances of different retail channels
  • Opportunities and challenges for the retail and restaurant industries in DFW
  • What does success look like?

Who Should Attend?

This event covers a wide spectrum of businesses, organizations, and marketing professionals. If you are in the field of retail marketing, consumer packaged goods, communication, PR or an agency, board member, responsible for retail marketing in your organization, a startup or SMB, and anyone seeking more knowledge of how retailers promote awareness and interest of their goods and services in an effort to generate sales from their consumers, then this will be a rewarding event for you.

Audience Take-a-ways

  • Better understanding of future technology in retail
  • Market trends in the retail industry
  • Opportunities and challenges in retail and restaurant industry in DFW
  • Enhanced networking with marketing professionals


Kishor Gummaraju, Managing Partner
Infosys Consulting

Kishor Gummaraju is a Managing Partner for Infosys Consulting. He is a seasoned practitioner of Design Thinking and Agile Organizational and Business Transformations, particularly those leveraging Artificial Intelligence and Intelligent Automation. He also speaks 5 languages!

Angela Carrales, Sr. Marketing Director – Acquisition

Angela Carrales is a Senior Marketing Director for Acquisition Integration at 7-Eleven. She is tasked with overseeing the marketing of the largest acquisition in 7-Eleven history by rebranding and integrating Stripes and AP Stores. She’s also gives back by serving as a board member for the Notre Dame of Dallas School and on the UTD Marketing Advisory Board.

Joyce Scofield, Director of Product Management
Sabre Omni Channel Retailing Solutions

Joyce Schofield is the Director of Product Management for the Sabre Corporation in charge of creating a unified digital customer experience across all omni-channel touch points. She also teaches an E-Retailing course for UT Dallas.

David Matthews, Manager Partner
RevTech Ventures

David Matthews is the managing partner of RevTech Ventures, a seed fund and venture accelerator in Dallas, Texas with a focus on technologies for the retail industry. While David has been in Dallas for a long time now, he proudly claims the Ohio State University as his alma mater.


Ray Hemmig
JSOM Advisory Board Member
Retail Innovation Investor

Ray Hemmig, Chairman for Retail and Restaurant Growth Capital, LP. Serves on the Board for Snappy Salads and the JSOM Dean’s Advisory Board.

FREE parking is available. UT Dallas Greeters will point people to the right room

Snacks and beverages will be provided.

For more information on this event, please visit: www.amadfw.com/events

Students can attend for FREE! Please register for the event using your university email address to get your free ticket.

To receive your $10 discount member ticket click on Enter Promotional Code, enter the email address associated with your AMA membership account, and click Apply.

Please note AMA DFW’s refund policy: Tickets are nonrefundable unless cancellation is requested via email at least 48 hours prior to the start of the event.

Refund Policy

No Refunds



April 25, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


AMA Dallas


Jindal School of Management at UT Dallas
800 West Campbell Road
Richardson, TX 75080 United States
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