Marshall Porter

SVP & GM, International
Gilt Groupe
Marshall Porter is the Senior Vice President and General Manager of International at Gilt. He is responsible for the growth of the company's international business, including expansion into new markets and international partnerships. Previously, he built and led business development at Gilt, devising strategies and forging long-term relationships between Gilt and brand partners such as Starbucks, Volkswagen, Target, Virgin America, Google, Infiniti, and many others.

Marshall joined Gilt in 2010 with extensive experience in mobile and e-commerce. From 2006-2009, he led the mobile business at Digital Fountain (acquired by Qualcomm). Prior to that, he was at Handango for three years, where he was responsible for key global partnerships, development strategies, driving key infrastructure initiatives, launching new business units, and global partnerships.

08:15 Keynote: Gilt Going Global: An In-Depth Look At Successes And Challenges In A Global Market

With 9 million active members and 40% of Gilt’s revenue coming from mobile devices, the company has been in a tremendous growth mode since its inception. And the growth opportunity outside of the US is huge, if you know how to capitalize upon it. Marshall will guide you through detailed steps in their global journey, including hard learned lessons, successes, even failures – so that you can apply them back to your business.

• Making the consumer experience better for global customers
• Testing and customer data
• Targeting markets
• Scaling your organization globally