PoshFest 2014 Speakers Announced

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The biggest Posh weekend – PoshFest 2014 – is two weeks away (insert dancing emoji here) and we are beyond excited to see all of our Poshers in San Francisco! In an effort to inspire, empower and give you tools to up your Poshmark game, we’ve come up with quite the rockstar line-up of speakers. They can’t wait to share their insight, stories and tips & tricks with all of you, and we are truly honored to have them all.

PoshFest Day 1 – Panels

8:00 – 9:00 a.m. | Doors open, registration and breakfast

9:00 – 9:05 a.m.  |  Welcome Remarks

9:05 – 9:35 a.m.  |  Style Q&A: Fashion Pros Help Elevate Your Look: From implementing trends to knowing what’s next, get the scoop firsthand from a panel of pros.

9:35 – 10:20 a.m.  |  You’ve Sold Everything in Your Closet, Now What? It’s Time to Level Up: Learn how to turn your passion for Poshing into a business with tactical strategies that cover everything from inventory sourcing to customer service.

10:50 – 11:35 a.m.  |  Success Stories: How I Went From a Closet Cleanout to Six Figures: Get insight from two Power Poshers who have turned their hobby into an income-generating business.

  • Moderator: Tracy Sun (@tracy), Co-Founder and VP of Merchandising, Poshmark
  • Suzanne Canon (@scanon)
  • Evelyn Jimenez (@ocposh30)

11:35 – 11:50 a.m.  |  State of the Posh Union with Poshmark Founder and CEO Manish Chandra

11:50 – 12:35 p.m.  |  Merchandising Magic That Will Double Your Sales: Top sellers will share tips and insight from pricing and top brands, to seasonal stocking and niche markets.

12:35 – 1:35 p.m.  |  Lunch

1:35 – 2:20 p.m.  |  With a Smile: Team Posh Shares its Customer Service Secrets: Our most-requested panel will cover how to deal with sticky situations, Posh Etiquette and more.

  • Moderator: Ashlee Gomes (@ashleedawn), Community, Poshmark
  • LyAnn Chhay (@lyann), Community, Poshmark
  • John McDonald, VP of Marketplace Operations, Poshmark
  • Michelle Lee (@gordomom)
  • Brenda Schuler (@bschuler)

2:20 – 2:30 p.m.  |  Love Thy Selfie: The Secret to Empowering Yourself and Advancing Your Career: Tap into your inner confidence to put your best foot forward in your personal, professional and Posh life.

2:30 – 3:00 p.m.  |  Keynote featuring Tina Sharkey

3:30 – 4:00 p.m.  |  Talk Nerdy to Me: Trends, Data and Product Chat: Curious about how people shop? We’re sharing top brands, peak times and more to optimize your selling strategies.

4:00 – 4:45 p.m.  |  Posh Smarter: How to Find the Best Deals First (and Brag About Them): Learn to get the best deals on the best items through negotiation, searching strategies and utilizing the new PoshMatch features.

4:45 – 4:50 p.m.  |  Closing Remarks

8:00 – 11 p.m.  |  LIVE Posh Party: Get ready to dance with your PFFs!

PoshFest Day 2 – Workshops & Break-Outs

How to Grow Your Audience

Ask Us Anything: Interactive Q&A and Feedback Session with Poshmark’s Founders

  • Moderator: Joanna Riedl (@jojoloves), Public Relations, Poshmark
  • Manish Chandra, Founder and CEO
  • Tracy Sun (@tracy), Co-founder and VP of Merchandising
  • Gautam Golwala, Co-founder and CTO
  • Chetan Pungaliya, Co-founder and VP of Engineering

Let’s Get Physical: Tips to Throw the Ultimate Posh Event in Your Town

If the Price/Size is Right – Getting Your Items Seen and Sold Within Minutes

Lights, Camera, Posh! How to Create Award-Winning Covershots

  • Gloria Tuong (@g_l0), Community, Poshmark
  • Margareth Hing (@glammarg), Community, Poshmark

Agenda is subject to change

PoshFest 2014 Agenda Revealed

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We’re just over a month away from PoshFest 2014 and it’s time to share what to expect for the fun, inspiring and fashion-filled weekend. As you can see from the line-up below, the Poshmark team wants to arm you with tools and knowledge to help you not only be the best seller, but your best selves.

Still haven’t secured your spot? Don’t miss out! There’s a limited number of spaces left and tickets are 20% off through October 8th. The knowledge, contacts and friendships that you’ll gain from PoshFest are priceless and will empower you to rise to the next level.

PoshFest Day 1 – Panels

  • 9:00 – 9:10 a.m.  |  Welcome Remarks from Poshmark founder and CEO, Manish Chandra
  • 9:10 – 9:30 a.m.  |  Style Q&A: Fashion Pros Help Elevate Your Look: From implementing trends to knowing what’s next, get the scoop firsthand from a panel of pros.
  • 9:30 – 10:15 a.m.  |  You’ve Sold Everything in Your Closet, Now What? It’s Time to Level Up: Learn how to turn your passion for Poshing into a business with tactical strategies that cover everything from inventory sourcing to customer service.
  • 10:45 – 11:30 a.m.  |  Success Stories: How I Went From a Closet Cleanout to Six Figures: Get insight from Power Poshers who have turned their hobby into an income-generating business.
  • 11:30 – 12:15 p.m.  |  Merchandising Magic That Will Double Your Sales: Top sellers will share tips and insight from pricing and top brands, to seasonal stocking and niche markets.
  • 12:15 – 1:15 p.m.  |  Lunch
  • 1:15 – 1:45 p.m.  |  Keynote
  • 1:45 – 2:30 p.m.  |  With a Smile: Team Posh Shares its Customer Service Secrets: Our most-requested panel will cover how to deal with sticky situations, Posh Etiquette and more.
  • 2:30 – 2:40 p.m.  |  Love Thy Selfie: The Secret to Empowering Yourself and Advancing Your Career: Tap into your inner confidence to put your best foot forward in your personal, professional and Posh life.
  • 3:20 – 3:50 p.m.  |  Talk Nerdy to Me: Trends, Data and Product Chat: Curious about how people shop? We’re sharing top brands, peak times and more to optimize your selling strategies.
  • 3:50 – 4:35 p.m.  |  Posh Smarter: How to Find the Best Deals First (and Brag About Them): Learn to get the best deals on the best items through negotiation, searching strategies and utilizing the new PoshMatch features.
  • 4:35 – 4:50 p.m.  |  Closing Remarks and What’s Next from Poshmark founder and CEO, Manish Chandra
  • 8:00 – 11 p.m.  |  LIVE Posh Party: Get ready to dance with your PFFs!

PoshFest Day 2 – Workshops & Break-Outs

  • How to Grow Your Audience
  • Ask Us Anything: Interactive Q&A and Feedback Session with Poshmark’s Founders
  • Let’s Get Physical: Tips to Throw the Ultimate Posh Event in Your Town
  • If the Price/Size is Right – Getting Your Items Seen and Sold Within Minutes
  • Lights, Camera, Posh! How to Create Award-Winning Covershots

Agenda is subject to change.