Leveraging Technology in Retail with Jenna Flateman Posner, Chief Digital Officer of SNIPES

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Can a tech career lead to success in retail? Jenna Flateman Posner, a former professional rugby athlete, is a tech expert turned retailer who is now the Chief Digital Officer of SNIPES, a successful sneaker and streetwear company. Tune in to hear her unique perspective on how to win by utilizing technology in retail.

Tune in to learn about:

  • Jenna’s experience as a rugby player (2:15)
  • What Jenna describes as SNIPES’ “hype selling” model (11:30)
  • About Jenna’s journey from tech to retail (15:00)
  • How tech investments add incremental value to SNIPES (27:48)


About the Guest:

Jenna Posner is the Chief Digital Officer for SNIPES. Previously, she was a Senior Account Executive for the New York Press, an Interactive Developmental Executive at Getty Images, a professional Rugby Athlete for the USA Rugby Team, a Business Development Director for Pushkart, and a Manager and a Mid-Atlantic Director of Sales for LevelUp. She then was the VP of Strategy for Curalate, the VP of Strategic Partnership and SVP of Strategy at Clutch, a Board Member of the Partner Advisory Board for Salesforce, and Chief Growth Officer for Radius8. 

Jenna has a Bachelor’s Degree from Wesleyan University, an Executive MBA from the Quantic School of Business and Technology, a certificate from the Wharton School, and she studied abroad at The University of Western Australia.

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