Thu, September 22, 2016
Conference Speaker Title(s)

Director, EVINE Live, Higher One, and The Smithsonian Libraries

Lowell Robinson is a highly regarded executive with thirty years of senior global strategic, financial, M&A, operational  and governance experience at Fortune 100 consumer products and retail corporations and diversified financial services ( Kraft, The Jones Group and Citigroup) and high growth companies in media, technology and digital (Valassis/Advo, HotJobs/YAHOO! and MIVA).  He has been CFO and COO of several NYSE and Nasdaq companies.  In addition, he has served on five public boards, and has chaired three audit committees, two compensation committees, transaction committees, special committees of the board and has served as Chairman. 
He is on the boards of ValueVision Media/ShopHQ, Higher One and The Smithsonian Libraries. He has been on the board of The Jones Group from 2005-2014 where he was Chairman of the Audit Committee and on the Compensation Committee; Chairman of two GE Capital Media companies (2010-2014); chaired the Audit Committee of International Wire Group ($1.5 billion Nasdaq) from 2003-2009; and from 2006-2007, he was on the board and Audit Committee of Diversified Investment Advisors, a $25 billion mutual fund which merged with Transamerica Funds. Mr. Robinson was also on the board of Edison Schools which went private in 2004.