Presented by Steve Ashley, Vice President of Mobile and Social Products, Social Media Organization is a Driving Topic at the 2012 Cross Channel Retail Executive Summit

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Ashley to discuss Market America and SHOP.COM’s social media model and success with E-Commerce business leaders and fellow marketers in San Antonio, Texas.

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JR Ridinger, President & CEO of Market America, Inc. ( and SHOP.COM (, Internet marketing and product brokerage companies, announced today that Steve Ashley, Vice President of Mobile and Social Products is a featured speaker at the 2012 Cross Channel Retail Executive Summit in San Antonio, Texas addressing the topic of social media organization.

The Sixth Annual Cross Channel Retail Executive Summit is being produced in conjunction with the First Annual Social Mobile Convergence Forum. The Summit is an invitation-only event which provides strategic insight and actionable information into key strategies for succeeding in today’s retail environment. The Summit and Forum allows attendees to exchange ideas and form relationships that will be beneficial for businesses as new opportunities emerge.

“As retail organizations begin to grow outside brick and mortar storefronts, many are now trying to engage with customers through social media and many are questioning if it’s right for their organization” said Ashley. “Here at Market America and SHOP.COM, social media marketing is an integral part of our success. It’s an honor to be able to share our accomplishments and provide thought-leadership to other businesses at the Cross Channel Retail Executive Summit.

The Cross Channel Retail Executive Summit and Social Mobile Convergence Forum takes place Wednesday, October 3, 2012 to Friday, October 5, 2012 at the Westin in San Antonio, Texas.

Market America is a product brokerage and Internet marketing company that specializes in One-to-One Marketing. With more than six million customers and 180,000 Independent Shop Consultants worldwide, the company has generated over $4.3 billion in accumulated retail sales. Headquartered in Greensboro, NC, the company was founded in 1992 by President and CEO JR Ridinger and employs nearly 700 people globally with international operations in the United States, Canada, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Australia, United Kingdom and Mexico. Through its revolutionary One-to-One Marketing concept, Market America combines the Internet with the power of people creating the ultimate online shopping destination at SHOP.COM. More information is available at (

SHOP.COM is a comparison shopping site designed to meet the shopping needs of the consumer and the business needs of merchants. Leveraging the features of our patented OneCart®, along with extensive partner marketplace integration, a robust Cashback program, and thousands of pages of unique shopping-centric editorial, SHOP.COM helps customers "Shop Smart, Save Big" across thousands of online stores. SHOP.COM also powers ShopCompanion® and The Shopping Vine® (, a shopping blog network. For more information, please visit SHOP.COM (

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