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Peter Cobb

Peter
Cobb

Board of Directors, Designer Brands, Inc. (DSW Inc.) and Interim CEO, eLynx Technologies
Peter is a member of the board of directors of Designer Brands, Inc. (DSW) and interim CEO of eLynx Technologies. He also serves on PayPal’s advisory board.

Peter co-founded eBags.com, the largest online retailer of travel goods and accessories. During his almost two decade tenure his responsibilities included marketing, merchandising, creative, web design, and international. He served as a member of the board of directors and played a pivotal role in selling eBags to Samsonite in May 2017.

He also co-founded of 6pm.com, a footwear and accessory website which was acquired by Amazon/Zappos in 2007.

Peter is a former member of the board of directors of the National Retail Federation (NRF) and is former chairman of NRF’s Shop.org, the leading online retail trade association. Peter is past chairman of the Travel Goods Association (TGA) and received the TGA Award in 2009 for outstanding achievement within the travel goods industry. He received his MBA from Northwestern’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management and undergraduate degree from the University of Oregon.

Speaking in:

Tuesday Jul 23
1:45 - 2:00 PM
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American Express Stage, Four Seasons Ballroom, Level 2