2017 Companies in Focus

The following list shows all reviewed and paid attendees as of 12/14/2017.


Attendee Name Title  Company
John Abkemeier Partner Store Fronts
Stephen Ackroyd Co-Founder DirectSalesMobile.com
Mr. John F. Amico Jr. President John Amico Haircare Products
Jennifer Anderson Damsel in Defense
Mr. Josh Anderson Controller Scentsy, Inc.
Jose Manuel Arvide COO Sanki Global LLC
Karl Augat EVP, Sales iCentris, Inc.
Tyson Basha Founder Origami Owl
Mr. Mich Bayley President & Chief Executive Officer SPExpress
Lauren Beitelspacher Ph.D. Assistant Professor Babson College
Mr. Paul Beldham President PayQuicker
Benjamin Bingham Director, Global Sales Hyperwallet Systems Inc.
Mr. Brett Blake President of Global Sales and Strategic Planning AdvoCare International, LP
Ms. Nancy Bogart Chief Executive Officer Jordan Essentials
Christine Bondola Marketing Communications Manager Traveling Vineyard
Mr. Jim H Brown President & COO USANA Health Sciences, Inc.
Ms. Melissa K Brunton Senior Vice President, Education & Meeting Services Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Larissa Bunker Director of Operations Damsel in Defense
Dr. Traci Lynn Burton Founder & Chief Executive Officer Traci Lynn Inc.
Donald J. Carter Jr. Investor Ambit Energy
Mike Christensen Director, Key Accounts IntegraCore
Mr. Charlie Cina Vice President of Sales LightSpeed VT
Ms. Leonor Clomera Meetings Registrar Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Ms. Laura Collins Event Management ML Collins Group
Mr. Mike Collins President ML Collins Group
Michael Connelly International Payments Consultant Global Collect Services USA LLC
Mr. Gregg W Corella Director of Business Development Exigo
Marcia Cota Senior Vice President of Sales Chloe + Isabel
Kimberly Crim Communication Manager Gold Canyon
Victoria L. Crittenden D.B.A. Professor & Chair, Marketing Division Babson College
Ms. Janet Cronstedt Vice President of Sales
Mr. Patrick J. Crosson General Manager & EVP, Global Sales
Mr. Jeff Crozier Field Operations Manager Medifast - OPTAVIA
Sean Eggert President & CEO Hanna Shea Executive Search
Ms. Kindra Evans Sales Manager pc/nametag
Bobby Falcone Client Support Manager ByDesign Technologies, Inc.
Kate Franklin Director of Field Development and Training Traveling Vineyard
Cassie Gensler Director of Operations Fragmob, LLC
Kim S. Gentile National Sales Director
Karen Gibbs Leader of Artisan Partnerships Noonday Collection
Mr. Jonathan Gilliam Chief Executive Officer Momentum Factor
JoDean Gingerich VP of Operations Origami Owl
Caroline Elizabeth Glackin Ph.D. Assistant Professor Fayetteville State University
Linda L. Golden Ph.D. Professor of Marketing University of Texas at Austin
Gabriel Gonzalez Operations Analyst Monat Global
Kevin Gull VP of Marketing and Strategic Services iCentris, Inc.
Aaron J. Haley CEO Blush Candles
Jennifer Haley President Blush Candles
Mr. Doug Hall Director, Business Development Global Payroll Gateway
Kimberly Harris Bliton Senior Director, Academic Initiatives Direct Selling Education Foundation
Kari Homan Vice President of Marketing Communications Scentsy, Inc.
Mr. Lucas Hopkins Professor of Marketing Florida State University
Ms. Carrie Huff Senior National Sales Director Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau
Ms. Bethany Hughes Co-Founder & CSO Damsel in Defense
Mark Hughes VP, Global Sales PayQuicker
Ms. Gretchen Huijskens Founder and CEO Trades of Hope
Kyle Hunt Director, Relationship Management Hyperwallet Systems Inc.
Steve Jamieson Strategic Advisor Exigo
Mr. Ed Jarrin President & Co-Founder Exigo
Milan Jensen Board of Directors Jordan Essentials
Mr. Calvin Jolley Vice President, Communications 4Life Research, LLC
Mr. Donald J. Jonas Partner Direct Selling Strategies, LLC
Brent Jorgensen President iCentris, Inc.
Ms. Daniella Judge Business Development Manager ZOOM.7 Meetings and Events
Mr. Thomas F. Kelly Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Jeramy King Vice President of Sales Hudson Printing
Chris Knafl Operations Director John Amico Haircare Products
Petra Krebbs Director of Ambassador Development Noonday Collection
Mr. Robert G. Kreklewetz Partner Millar Kreklewetz LLP
Charlie Kung General Manager Nefful U.S.A., Inc.
Mary Lamas Sales Manager, Direct Selling Solutions IMN
Brian Lamb Strategic Sales Gemini Pharmaceuticals
Mr. Jay E Leisner President Sylvina Consulting
Mr. Jimmy Lin CPA CFO Damsel in Defense
Ms. Mindy Lin Co-Founder Damsel in Defense
CJ Little Adviser Fragmob, LLC
Mr. Joseph N. Mariano President Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Ms. Lindsay Marquardt Education & Meetings Manager Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Rob Marriott Payments Consultant Global Collect Services USA LLC
Ms. Proscovia Mattas Senior Sales Manager Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau
Laurie McNamara Senior Marketing Manager AdvoCare International, LP
Andy Meadows Executive Vice President Sales & Strategy Anovia Payments
Ms. Marina Mejia Director, Channels and Alliances Hyperwallet Systems Inc.
Mr. Jack Millar Partner Millar Kreklewetz LLP
Mr. John Misko Co-Founder DirectSalesMobile.com
Paul Mix CEO Achieve Today
Emily Moore-Awad Director, Client Experience PayQuicker
Mr. James A. Northrop President & Chief Executive Officer Winfield Consulting
Dan O'Marra VP of Sales Rallyware
Mr. Travis Ogden President and Chief Operating Officer Isagenix International
Mr. McKinley J. Oswald CEO Sound Concepts, Inc.
Brian Palmer CEO Krato
Colt Passey Strategic Alliance Manager Avalara
Lou Pelton Ph.D. University of North Texas
Kathleen Peterson VP of Product Strategy iCentris, Inc.
Mr. Lou Prats VP, Business Strategies Team National
Annie Price Chief Consultant Engagement Officer Scentsy, Inc.
Lindsay Randolph Chief Creative Officer Scentsy, Inc.
Brett Redd Partner Squire
Rob Renick VP, Business Development Sound Concepts, Inc.
Mr. David Riddy Director of Communications & Marketing Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Ali Riley Account Executive TruePic
Amy Robinson VP of Merchandising and Product Development Origami Owl
Mr. Matthew Robinson Chief Financial Officer Gold Canyon
Shawn Robinson Director of Possibilities SolutionStream
Joan Robison Hanna Shea Executive Search
Andy Rouhafzai Senior Sales Executive, Event Solutions Cvent, Inc.
Jay Sang Ryu Ph.D. Assistant Professor Texas Christian University
Mr. Douglas Sandstedt Vice President of Sales Orenda International, LLC
Mr. Richard Schubkegel Vice President Thatcher Technology Group, LLC
Mrs. Lisa Sery Marketing Operations Manager Medifast - OPTAVIA
Elissa Shuck Marketing Gold Canyon
Mr. James B. Smith Sr VP, Business Development Success Partners
Sean Smith Vice President, Business Development InfoTrax Systems, L.C.
Ms. Debbie L Squier President IMPACT This Day
Rebecca Stockton Supervisor WHQ Experiences & Tours Amway
Ms. Alicia Storbeck Founder and President Initial Outfitters
Ms. Shannon Summers Director, Global Marketing Strategy & Insights Mary Kay Inc.
Sarah Superfon VP of Marketing Origami Owl
Natalia Tango Director, Business Development CardFlight
Ambrose Tham MICE Specialist, Americas Singapore Tourism Board
Mr Kelly M Thayer VP, Direct Sales Deductr
Mr. Chuck Thompson Chief Culture Officer Scentsy, Inc.
Ms. Heidi Thompson President Scentsy, Inc.
Mr. Orville Thompson Chief Executive Officer Scentsy, Inc.
Tracy Tuten Ph.D. Professor of Marketing East Carolina University
Javier Urdaneta Director of Operations Monat Global
Nick Valente VP Business Development PayQuicker
Mr. Jason VanWagoner Business Development Executive PaySafe
Mr. Simon Venhuizen Business Development Manager i-payout
Mr. Darren Vickery President Initials, Inc.
Kyle Vucko VP of Marketing Epicure
Stephen Wade Director, Global Sales Hyperwallet Systems Inc.
Mr. Alvin Wakefield President and CEO Wakefield Talabisco International
Shiela Walker VP of Product & Operations Noonday Collection
Ms. Amelia Warren Chief Executive Officer Epicure
Ms. Amanda Dobbins Watson Supplier and Exhibit Coordinator Direct Selling Association (DSA)
Chrissy Weems Chief Executive Officer Origami Owl
Johanna Westerhuis Manager Amway
Otis J. White Faculty Chair Rio Salado College
Mr. Travis Wilson President & Co-CEO Noonday Collection
Mr Ian Wisbey Senior Business Development Manager Worldpay
Jonee Woodard Associate IntegraCore
Mr. Jerry M York Vice President, Sales ByDesign Technologies, Inc.