FutureM 2014 has ended
Known as the must-attend event for discovering what’s next, MITX’s FutureM brings together marketing and technology innovators to contemplate and celebrate the future of Marketing.  FutureM is about integrating traditional marketing, digital marketing, R&D, product development and all other parts of an organization that impact customer engagement and purchasing decisions; all hosted at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

Rob Schmults (@schmults)

VP of Ecommerce

Rob Schmults is Vice President, eCommerce at Talbots where he oversees online marketing and mobile in addition to eCommerce. Previously, Rob held a number of roles as a retailer and as a solution provider to retailers. Most recently he was SVP at Intent Media, a company that uses predictive analytics to enable retailers to generate advertising revenue to augment their online product sales. Before that he was Chief Marketing Officer for Smart Destinations, a retailer and platform provider for activity, tour, and sight ticketing. At GSI Commerce, Rob oversaw the teams responsible for 30 partners, including adidas, Bath & Body Works, Dick’s Sporting Goods, iRobot, and Major League Baseball. Rob ran the retail practice of Fort Point Partners, a leading e-commerce consulting and systems integration boutique, whose clients included J.Crew, Best Buy, and Restoration Hardware. He also worked for McKinsey & Co. advising retail and media clients on e-commerce strategy, both in the US and Europe. Rob’s initiation into the Internet took place in 1994, when he joined internet software pioneer Worlds Inc. Rob received his BA from Yale, M.Phil from Cambridge, and MBA from Harvard.