CampaignGo @ eBay Radio Party & Conference 2015

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The eBay Radio Party & Conference, the annual, three-day gathering of the eBay community, took place in the Platinum Ballroom at Bally’s Resort & Casino, Las Vegas from 16th to 18th June 2015.

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This year, CampaignGo had the privilege of being one of the sponsors of this empowering happening, which celebrated the 12th anniversary of eBay Radio and the 20th anniversary of eBay. The conference featured eBay’s finest sellers, experts, educators, authors, mentors, leaders and employees.

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The event was broadcast on eBay Radio, hosted by the beloved Radio Stars JIM “GRIFF” GRIFFITH (Dean of eBay Education) and LEE MIRABAL (eBay Radio CEO). ABIGAIL GELFAND, our CampaignGo Marketing Director, was one of the guest speakers on their show.

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Jim “Griff” Griffith, Abigail Gelfand & Lee Mirabal

 

 


The first day of the conference opened with MARSHA COLLIER, award winning author of the bestselling book “eBay for Dummies”, who gave a most interesting talk about Social Commerce.

Marsha Collier
Marsha Collier

STEPHANIE INGE, Educational Specialist, Meetup Guru and author of “Meetup Organizer Step-by-Step Success Guide”, provided enlightening information about Social Media Marketing via Facebook and Instagram.

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Abigail Gelfand & Stephanie Inge

KAT SIMPSON, e-Commerce Educator and Social Media Consultant, gave a fascinating lecture on how to use Twitter and YouTube to build an Online Community.

Kathy “Kat” Simpson
Kathy “Kat” Simpson

CLIFF ENNICO, Small Business Attorney and Entrepreneur Consultant, presented important Legal Issues of Social Media Marketing.

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Cliff Ennico

JOEL MEEK, Head of Partner Online Sales & Operations at Pinterest, skillfully taught how to use Pinterest to benefit your business on eBay.

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Joel Meek

 

 

The second day of the conference started with a lecture by JOHN LAWSON, award winning author, who explained the Social Science of Consumer Behavior.

John Lawson
John Lawson

KATHERINE TERRILL, Educational Specialist, Actress and Mentor, gave a remarkable lecture entitled “Are you Macy’s or Bergdorf?” in which she explained the e-Commerce Sphere through Brick-and-Mortar Retail. Katherine also recently joined CampaignGo’s Beta Team, and we are very glad to have her onboard!

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Abigail Gelfand & Katherine Terrill

Queen of Auctions, LYNN DRALLE, author of “The 100 Best Things I’ve Sold on eBay” series, shared impressive knowledge and tips for making eBay deals, auctions and sales.

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Abigail Gelfand & Lynn Dralle

JORDAN SWEETNAM, eBay’s Vice-President of Seller Experience, closed the second meaningful and educational day with an stimulating presentation.

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Jordan Sweetnam

 

The last day of the conference began with Education Specialist and Business Consultant DANNA CRAWFORD‘s invaluable talk about Time Management.

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Danna Crawford

JONATHAN CHARD, Senior Product Manager for eBay Mobile iOS App, and MARK EPPOLITO, Senior Product Manager for eBay Mobile Android App, spoke with great enthusiasm about Mobile Commerce for Buyers & Sellers.

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Jonathan Chard
Mark Eppolito
Mark Eppolito

Reality TV Stars, BRYAN GOODMAN and JASON SMITH (“Thrift Hunters“), shared behind-the-scene stories and adventures with the fans.

Bryan Goodman & Abigail Gelfand
Bryan Goodman & Abigail Gelfand
Abigail Gelfand & Jason Smith
Abigail Gelfand & Jason Smith

JEFF TERREL, eBay’s Director of Community, closed the event on a high note.

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Jeff Terrell

 

ABIGAIL GELFAND also met many inspiring Mentors, Top Rated Sellers and Experts, such as CHRIS TAYLOR, award winning Marketing Executive;

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Abigail Gelfand & Chris Taylor

The admirable ELISA MIRABAL and MELISSA DEMILLE who co-produced the event on and off site with the punctuality of a Swiss clock;

Abigail Gelfand & Elisa Mirabal
Abigail Gelfand & Elisa Mirabal

 

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Melissa DeMille

BETSY BOLGER (aka eBetsy), the talented Educational Specialist and Senior Content Manager who wrote CampaignGo’s superb radio commercial, hosted and co-organized the conference. Her incredible husband JON MOTT was in charge of the registration, and gave a warm welcoming to all participants;

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Abigail Gelfand & eBetsy

The diligent DONNA & JESS FREHER-LYONS, who co-organized and coordinated this successful event, set a new standard for Conference Planners;

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Donna & Jess Freher-Lyons

DEBBIE & BILL WIEDER, who, on top of being Top Rated Sellers, are inspiring individuals who helped to bring this memorable conference to life;

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Debbie Wieder & Abigail Gelfand

 

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From left to right: Bill Wieder, Debbie Wieder, Donna Freher-Lyons, Jess Freher-Lyons & Abigail Gelfand

JOEL ELAD, the phenomenal Gold Power Seller, who is the author and co-author of 7 outstanding books on Social Networking, e-Commerce and Technology. We also want to thank Joel for giving us a warm Shout-out on Griff and Lee’s Radio Show;

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Joel Elad, Jon Mott, eBetsy & Abigail Gelfand

SALLY MILO, the outstanding Certified eBay Store Designer and Educational Specialist, who made an adorable model of an eBay Store Office;

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Sally Milo & Abigail Gelfand

 

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Sally’s miniature model

DOROTHY KENNEDY, the remarkable Business Consultant and Educational Specialist, who teaches eBay classes at the University of Texas in Arlington;

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Abigail Gelfand & Dorothy Kennedy

 

And last, but not least, the experienced and knowledgeable attendees and Meet-up Organizers who contributed tremendously to the high standard of the gathering.

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Jeff Terrell & Meet-up Organizers
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Meet-up Organizers
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Meet-up Organizers

It was a great pleasure meeting you, introducing you to our software and seeing you master your sales!

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Abigail Gelfand, Inez Lazzari, Stephanie Young Inge & Vicki Wilson Conley
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Abigail Gelfand, Inez Lazzari, Stephanie Young Inge & Vicki Wilson Conley

 

See you all again next year!

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