15/01/2015 Robert Herjavec of ‘Shark Tank’ to Give Keynote Presentation at Catalyst Americas 2015
Information Technology Entrepreneur and Business Leader to Present “The Will to Win” at ChannelAdvisor’s Annual E-Commerce Conference
Research Triangle Park, NC – January 15, 2015 – ChannelAdvisor Corporation (NYSE:ECOM), a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable retailers and manufacturers to increase global sales, today announced that Robert Herjavec, a leading “Shark” on ABC’s Emmy Award-winning television series “Shark Tank” and the CEO of Herjavec Group, will give the keynote presentation at Catalyst Americas 2015. In his presentation, titled “The Will to Win,” Herjavec will reveal the secrets and sales tips that took him from waiting tables to growing a technology company into a world-class conglomerate.
“To succeed in a booming e-commerce industry, retailers must take control of their future and stay true to their vision,” said Herjavec. “Online sellers can immediately apply the topics and lessons covered in ‘The Will to Win’ to their businesses. The life principles and messages shared in this presentation will be as valuable in the living room as they are in the board room.”
A dynamic entrepreneur, Herjavec has built multiple information technology companies and sold several to major players such as AT&T. He founded Herjavec Group in 2003, and the company has quickly become one of the fastest-growing technology companies in the U.S., scaling from $400,000 in sales to $150 million.
“Catalyst Americas provides unparalleled content from some of the most innovative minds in the industry,” said Suzanne Miglucci, ChannelAdvisor chief marketing officer. “Adding Robert Herjavec to our list of presenters takes Catalyst to the next level. As an inspiring leader who understands the mindset needed to grow an organization, Robert is the ideal speaker to address online retailers that want to power the e-commerce revolution.”
Catalyst Americas 2015 is taking place March 30 through April 1 at the Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. The early-bird registration rate of $925 and the discounted hotel rates at the luxurious Aria Resort and Casino expire today. To take advantage of the early-bird rate and to register, please visit www.channeladvisor.com/catalyst2015.