BREAKOUT SESSION / TUESDAY / AUGUST 22, 2017 / 1:00 PM

Mobile POS and Bridging POS Systems to External Platforms

In this session, we’ll discuss mobile POS systems to help your customer check out anywhere. We’ll also explore systems that can bridge the gap between your legacy POS systems and the latest tools and platforms.

PANELISTS

Paul Epperley | Director, Consumer Technology Portfolios | Sodexo

Paul Epperley is an accomplished hospitality and retail professional, with decades of experience in international, regional and local environments. Specializing in consumer technology, Paul defines the technology and platforms to transform the consumer journey into an interactive and agile experience. Career highlights include streamlining operations and creating shopper experiences at Brinker International, Cracker Barrel, and Hooters. With Sodexo for the past 9 1/2 years, Paul’s current focus is bringing consumer technology solutions to the foodservice industry.

MJ Worsham | Corporate IT Manager | Roy Rogers Restaurants

MJ Worsham is the Corporate IT Manager for Roy Rogers Restaurants, a quick-service restaurant chain with over 50 stores spanning the Mid-Atlantic market. MJ oversees all aspects of technology for the company ranging from internal networks to PCI compliance to POS management, including the recent integration of the Roy’s Rewards loyalty app. MJ is a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University with previously held roles as a Project Manager for NCR and Implementation Specialist/Account Manager for Oracle/micros.

Jeremy Martin | SVP, Business Development | 3Cinteractive

At 3Cinteractive (3C), Jeremy is responsible for partnership, market and strategic opportunity development. Working closely with clients, he uses a combination of creativity and business acumen to engage with brands as a trusted partner who innovates, designs and delivers disruptive mobile programs. Jeremy has leveraged his deep mobile knowledge to help create products and offerings for some of America’s largest and most admired brands. Jeremy has more than 10 years of experience in mobile with a focus on business development, sales and client operations. Prior to joining 3C, Jeremy spent six years with Verizon Business as a branch manager in their enterprise practice.

Mark Tan | Sr. Product Manager, User Experience | Amazon

Mark Tan is currently a Sr. Product Manager at Amazon focusing on user experience for consumer sellers and used products. His work spans across different categories, which include video games, electronics, books, music and movies. He is also managing a non-profit organization, Luminated Career Consulting and acts as an advisor for the University of Washington, Foster School of Business BIG Consulting Program. Previously, he worked as Product Manager for Quixey, a mobile app search and discovery startup based in California, establishing groundwork for deep-linking during its early stages and integrating this technology to partners such as Alibaba.

session sponsor

MODERATOR

Justin McNally | Chief Technology Officer | Chowly

Justin McNally is a tech innovator pursuing excellence in technology and product through his dual roles as CPO and head of technology at Chowly. He is currently leading the charge in creating ubiquity between customers and restaurants through point of sale integration. Often referred to as ‘Scrappy’, he sees it as not just label but a way of living and building excellence out of nothing. Justin’s drive comes from a belief that restaurants should be able to benefit from technology without having it disrupt the flow of their kitchen.

Catherine Tabor | CEO | Sparkfly

Catherine Tabor is founder and CEO of Sparkfly. For digital marketers who are focused on offers and promotions, Sparkfly is a vital data provider. By leveraging connectivity to the existing Point of Sale, Sparkfly powers in-store attribution tracking, increasing campaign ROI by enabling real-time optimization. She has been one of Mobile Marketer’s Mobile Women to Watch. A visionary in the digital space, Tabor is a firm believer that mobile offers can be the unifying force between mobile media and the point of sale.