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Yottaa Hosts 2021 Site Speed Summit To Showcase The Impact Of Fast Page Loads On Ecommerce Conversion And Digital Experience

Virtual Event Will Feature Presentations From Industry Thought Leaders Including A Keynote Presentation From J. Crew Group’s Head Of Digital And Consumer Experience

Waltham, MA – September 21, 2021Yottaa, Inc., the leading Cloud platform for accelerating eCommerce, today announced it is hosting the 2021 Site Speed Summit on September 28, 2021. Covering all things related to eCommerce site speed, the virtual summit will offer presentations and best practices from industry luminaries and executives from some of the world’s leading retail brands, such as J.Crew Group, Ralph Lauren, Google, and Salesforce.

The keynote presentation for the 2021 Site Speed Summit will be delivered by Chris Maliwat, VP, Head of Digital and Consumer Experience for J.Crew Group. In his presentation entitled “Creating Fast & Engaging Omnichannel Shopper Experiences,” Maliwat will provide insight into J.Crew and Madewell’s initiatives to create great experiences for their customers. These initiatives include accelerating site speed improvement, omnichannel experience, shopper confidence, customer inspiration, and self-expression. Other presenters at the summit will include:

·       Kate MacCabe, Vice President of Product, Brooklinen

·       Kevin Brughelli, Senior Director of Digital Product and Customer Experience, Lands’ End

·       Sadiki Christie, Senior Director of Digital Development & OMS, Ralph Lauren

·       Nicole Diel, Director of Engineering, Saks Fifth Avenue

·       Jenna Posner, Vice President of Digital, SNIPES

·       Kelley Coleman, Executive Director, eCommerce, Tarte Cosmetics

·       Rich Tawney, Vice President of eCommerce, VSP Global Retail

·       Kandice Carlson, Head of Global Retail Marketing, Google Cloud

·       Rob Garf, Vice President & General Manager, Retail, Salesforce

·       Colin Bodell, Vice President of Engineering, Shopify Plus

“With the rapid transformation of eCommerce, site speed has become a high priority for online brands since it significantly impacts both revenue and digital experience,” said Rich Stendardo, CEO of Yottaa. “Yottaa is proud to host the 2021 Site Speed Summit to provide these brands with a forum to share site speed best practices and hear from some of the industry’s most innovative brands and thought leaders.”

Date: Tuesday September 28, 2021
Time: 12:00-4:00 PM (ET)
Click here to register to attend the virtual 2021 Site Speed Summit.

About Yottaa
Leading brands such as Ann, Inc., Carter’s, Express, Lands’ End, Mattress Firm, Nutrisystem, Ralph Lauren, and Samsonite rely on Yottaa to accelerate, optimize, and secure their eCommerce sites. By optimizing the loading of third-party eCommerce technologies, high resolution images, and other website elements, Yottaa enables online brands to deliver superior customer experiences, improve web performance up to 60%, and increase online conversion up to 20%. By controlling the execution of all 3rd parties and other services on their sites, Yottaa also enables brands to enhance their overall security posture, provide more secure customer experiences, and ensure compliance with internal and external policies. To learn more about how Yottaa can optimize every page load on your eCommerce site and increase conversions, please visit or follow @yottaa on Twitter.


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