Industry Panel Series

Proskauer, Times Square

Industry Panel Series

A series of panels featuring executives in the consumer products and retail space. Topics include building brands, raising capital, and the changing retail landscape. Full schedule and speaker list is below.

 

2:00 p.m. – What the Heck is Going on With Retail?

Moderator

Paul Alexander, Managing Director and Head of Research, Consensus

Panelists

  1. Ken Frieze, CEO, Gordon Brothers
  2. Natalie Hwang, Managing Director, Simon Venture Group
  3. David Mossé, Partner, TPG Growth and former head of strategy at Dick’s Sporting Goods
  4. Neil Stern, Senior Partner, McMillan Doolittle
  5. Lynn Whitmore, Managing Director, Wells Fargo Retail Finance

 

3:00 p.m. – Great Brands and How to Build and Sustain Them

Moderator

Billy Busko, Managing Director, Consensus

Panelists

  1. Andrew Cooper, President, Sequential Brands
  2. Rob Bailey, Managing Director, Consumer Marketing, KCSA
  3. Susan Engel, Board Member, Cherokee Brands and Wells Fargo
  4. Daryn Grossman, Partner, Proskauer
  5. Stacey Hallerman, Vice President, Richemont North America

 

 

4:00 p.m. – The Changing Nature of Capital for Consumer Products Companies

Moderator

Doug Stebbins, Managing Director, Consensus

Panelists

  1. Beth Clymer, Executive Vice President, Bain Capital
  2. Franklin Isacson, Investment Director, Verlinvest
  3. Paul Schuldiner, Senior Vice President & Division Manager, Rosenthal Trade Capital
  4. Carle Stenmark, Vice President, VMG Partners
  5. Charles Torres, Partner, Perkins Coie