eBay Inc. Enables Commerce at the Shop.org Summit

By: eBay Inc. Staff

GSI’s Jeff McCall to Moderate Omnichannel Perspectives Panel Session; TrueAction and Magento to Hold Industry Roundtables

DENVERSEPT. 10, 2012 – Global commerce platform and payments leader eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY), today announced that it will be participating in the annual Shop.org Summit taking place from Sept. 10 – 12 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Colorado. 

 

Who: eBay Inc.

Where: Shop.org Summit
Booth No. 307
Colorado Convention Center
700 14th Street
Denver, Colorado 80202

When: Sept. 10 – 12, 2012

Join eBay Inc. at the annual Shop.org Summit as the company discusses trends in commerce that are paving the way for the new norm for retail. Attendees will learn how eBay is helping to accelerate the pace of commerce innovation and drive the next generation of commerce in multichannel environments.

Media Opportunities:

- Roundtable discussion on “Channel Evolution: Amazon, Google Shopping and eBay”
- Jeff King, Head of Strategy & Partnerships at X.commerce
- Sept. 11 from 12:15 – 1:00 p.m. at Mercent Booth #401
Description: This roundtable discussion will cover the continued evolution and changes on how retailers can engage and conduct businesses with their customers. eBay enables merchants of all sizes to compete successfully by providing a broad array of technology solutions to help retailers compete any time anywhere in a multichannel environment.

- Roundtable discussion on “Enthralling Consumers, Empowering Retailers”
- Josh Kaplan, VP of Business Development, TrueAction and Jeff King, Head of Strategy & Partnerships at X.commerce
- Sept. 12 from 12:00 – 1:15 p.m. at Table No. 17, EXPO Hall
Description: People increasingly want to shop and play in new ways. This roundtable discussion with Magento, True Action and X.commerce will explore how eBay Inc. is collaborating on industry-leading solutions to create extraordinary consumer experiences and commerce opportunities for all. 

- Breakout session on “Omnichannel Perspectives: Common Imperatives for Achieving Success”
- Jeff McCall, Strategy and Services Leader, GSI
- Sept. 12 from 1:15 – 2:15 p.m. at Four Seasons 4
Description: McCall will moderate the discussion surrounding insights on how they are meeting the new challenges of a “channel-less” world and how each are moving toward common goals of omnichannel retailing from a strategic direction. 

- Roundtable discussion on “Enthralling Consumers, Empowering Retailers”
- Josh Kaplan, VP of Business Development, TrueAction and Jeff King, Head of Strategy & Partnerships at X.commerce
- Sept. 12 from 2:30 – 3:00 p.m. at Mercent Booth #401
Description: People increasingly want to shop and play in new ways. This roundtable discussion with Magento, True Action and X.commerce will explore how eBay Inc. is collaborating on industry-leading solutions to create extraordinary consumer experiences and commerce opportunities for all. 

To schedule an immediate media briefing, please call Mariel Firmacion (Magento and X.commerce) at mfirmacion@ebay.com or Kelly Henry (GSI) at HenryKe@gsicommerce.com.

About eBay Inc.
Founded in 1995 in San Jose, Calif., eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) is a global commerce platform and payments leader connecting millions of buyers and sellers. We do so through eBay, the world's largest online marketplace, which allows users to buy and sell in nearly every country on earth; through PayPal, which enables individuals and businesses to securely, easily and quickly send and receive digital payments; and through GSI, which facilitates ecommerce, multichannel retailing and digital marketing for global enterprises. X.commerce brings together the technology assets and developer communities of eBay, PayPal and Magento, an ecommerce platform, to support eBay Inc.'s mission of enabling commerce. We also reach millions through specialized marketplaces such as StubHub, the world's largest ticket marketplace, and eBay classifieds sites, which together have a presence in more than 1,000 cities around the world. For more information about the company and its global portfolio of online brands, visit www.ebayinc.com.