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CEO, ThirdChannel, Inc.
Gina Ashe has 20 years of experience in technology and retail that spans startup to Fortune 100 companies. Currently Ashe is CEO of ThirdChannel, Inc., a business intelligence network that enables major retail brands like Luxottica, White Wave, New Balance, Samsung, Johnson & Johnson and others to see into thousands of stores in real time and optimize sales for their products.
Prior, Ashe built a crowdsourcing platform that enabled manufacturers in Action Sports and Outdoor products to predict demand for their next season’s product lines by engaging thousands of influencer-consumers. Ashe was Founder and EVP for Sermo, Inc., the largest online community of physicians and pharmaceutical companies; SVP and Director of the Healthcare practice for Omnicom's Rapp Collins Worldwide, the leading CRM agency. A graduate of Columbia University, she started her career in the financial sector as an analyst and trader on Wall Street.