September 6, 2011 ChannelAdvisor CEO Elected to Shop.org Board of Directors
Scot Wingo Awarded Prestigious Position among Premier E-Commerce Thought Leaders
Research Triangle Park, NC – September 6, 2011 – ChannelAdvisor, a global e-commerce platform provider that helps retailers sell more across online channels, today announced that CEO Scot Wingo has been elected to Shop.org’s Board of Directors in one of the five coveted non-retailer positions. Wingo was elected to the 20-member Board by existing Shop.org members along with executives from Google, Nordstrom, JCP.com, Tory Burch, PETCO, Crate and Barrel and more.
“I am absolutely honored to join a board of such diverse executives and e-commerce leaders to serve the Shop.org members and continue the development of such a prestigious program,” said Wingo. “I look forward to collaborating with these other industry leaders to influence and inform many of the top issues facing the world of e-commerce.”
Wingo met high standards of qualifying criteria based on his past contributions to Shop.org and significant industry leadership, influence and innovation. Each member of the Board is considered a groundbreaker in his or her respective area of expertise in the e-commerce industry.
“Shop.org’s Board of Directors has a tall task of looking ahead to what’s next on the digital retail horizon, and I can think of no better group to provide strategic insights than the executives elected to serve on this year’s Board,” said Matthew Shay, President and CEO of the National Retail Federation. “We are thrilled to welcome Scot Wingo to Shop.org’s Board of Directors given his vast e-commerce experience and significant support of the Shop.org community.”
Members of Shop.org’s Board of Directors, which is composed of the CEO of the National Retail Federation, 13 retailers and five vendors, collaborate to provide strategic guidance and support for Shop.org’s programs and services, feedback on the membership experience and support of Shop.org programs and services. To view the full list of Shop.org’s Board of Directors, visit www.shop.org/About/BoardofDirectors.
When not fulfilling his Board duties, Wingo leads ChannelAdvisor in its mission to provide retailers and manufacturers with the software and services needed to successfully sell their products through online sales channels. Today, ChannelAdvisor powers more than 3,000 retailers globally, including some of the largest, most successful retail brands such as Dell, Victoria’s Secret, Under Armour, Staples, Crocs, Bed, Bath & Beyond, Jos. A. Bank, Urban Outfitters and more.
For more information on Scot Wingo or to learn how ChannelAdvisor’s leading multichannel platform solutions and services help your products be seen, visit www.ChannelAdvisor.com.