CashStar President and CEO to Speak at Intersect Retail

Panel will Explore the Future of eCommerce Technology within Fashion and Retail

CashStar, the industry-leading provider of prepaid commerce solutions, today announced that its president and CEO, Ben Kaplan, will speak on a panel at Intersect Retail Apparel & Accessories in New York on October 22. Kaplan will join other industry thought leaders on the panel titled, “Looking Into the Crystal Ball: What is the Future of eCommerce Technology?,” to discuss how deploying new technologies for customers can play an important role in the way companies define their brand within the customer’s mind. Kaplan will address how prepaid commerce and digital gifting capabilities are some of the vital technologies driving retailers’ omni-channel success.

Intersect Retail, which is in its fourth year, brings together ecommerce executives to discuss hot button topics affecting the apparel and accessories space. This year’s theme, “Creating a Seamless Customer Journey,” ties together discussions regarding relationship management, data acquisition, omni-channel strategies and social engagement.

Who: Skyler Fernandes, managing director, Simon Venture Group (Moderator)
  Ben Kaplan, president and CEO, CashStar
  John Brevard, creative director, John Brevard
  Tatiana Ferreira, director of product, Fashion GPS
  Francesca Kennedy, founder, Ix Style
  Michael Hines, vice president, ecommerce technology, Nine West Holdings
What: “Looking Into the Crystal Ball: What is the Future of eCommerce Technology?”
When:: Thursday, October 22 at 1:55 p.m.
Where:: Conrad New York
  102 North End Ave
  New York, NY 10282

For more information and to view the full conference agenda, please visit:

About CashStar
CashStar, the industry-leading provider of prepaid commerce solutions, enables the world’s top retailers and restaurants to grow and innovate in the rapidly evolving retail environment. CashStar provides best-in-class capabilities, revenue-optimizing risk management and a client success model based on aligned growth, to optimize digital gifting and prepaid commerce experiences. CashStar powers more than 300 leading brands worldwide including Best Buy, Brookstone, Coach, Crate & Barrel, Dell, Dunkin’ Donuts, Gap, lululemon athletica, Nine West, Office Depot, Petco, Pottery Barn, QVC, Sephora, Staples, Starbucks, The Cheesecake Factory, The Home Depot and Williams-Sonoma. To learn more, please visit, follow @CashStar or e-mail

Keri Bertolino
fama PR