MIT Speaker series: Wearables – Fossil Q
Join the DBC and MIT for the Speaker Series with Greg McKelvey, EVP, Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer / Portfolio
Join us to listen to Greg McKelvey talk about wearables strategy. Wearables are one of the hottest technology trends today and are a great example of the Internet of Things.
Greg is the executive vice president and chief strategy and marketing officer at Fossil Group and he has an MBA degree from MIT - Sloan School of Management.
FOSSIL Q is a connected accessory line designed to fit your style, track your activity, and keep you curious. The collection consists of a connected bracelet, a connected non-display watch, and a round face display watch.
Hope to see you there!
|Date:||Thursday November 19th, 2015
|Time:||5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
|Cost:||Cost: Free with RSVP. Limited space available
901 S. Central Expwy. Richardson TX 75080
(Highway 75 and Spring Valley Rd)
|Register:||Please RSVP HERE
About the Speaker:
Greg McKelvey is executive vice president and chief strategy and marketing officer at Fossil Group. In addition to his strategy and marketing responsibilities, McKelvey has global P&L responsibility for the company’s $2B Portfolio business, which includes licensed brands and the development of Fossil Group’s wearable technology platform.
Prior to joining Fossil Group in 2013, he served as the chief strategy and transformation officer and executive vice president of Dean Foods, where he was responsible for corporate and business unit strategy, transformation management, marketing services and information technology. In his tenure at Dean Foods, McKelvey also served as senior vice president of strategy and marketing services for the WhiteWave Division, where he developed and led the company’s growth strategy, supply chain design and merger integration.
McKelvey was also formerly a Manager in Bain & Company’s consumer and private equity practices, where he advised clients on insight-driven growth strategy, brand development, supply chain, M&A and post-merger integration. Bain and Company is a leading global strategy and management consulting firm.
McKelvey received his bachelor’s degree in finance from Georgetown University and his master’s of business administration degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Sloan School of Management.