About the event

The Commerce Trends Digital Briefing covers the top trends affecting brands in North America in 2023. This event will focus on ways to manage inflation, supply chain issues, and cookieless marketing.

Key takeaways

  • Why macroeconomic events are affecting the way we shop, sell, and ship
  • How brands can get in front of the people most likely to buy—without third-party cookies
  • What steps you can take to become more agile and ready to face the unexpected

Meet the speakers

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Jayson Brown

Senior Merchant Success Team Lead,


Jayson is a community-focused leader with a long history of building high-performing teams. As head of mid-market merchant success in North America, he empowers his team to turn merchant potential into exponential growth. Jayson is also co-founder of Climbing The Pocket podcast network on Vox and co-owner of Eastside Jiu-Jitsu Club in Orleans, Ontario.

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Tamara Niesen

Director of Global Demand Generation,


Tamara brings her executive expertise in product marketing, demand generation, channel and partner marketing, lifecycle marketing, and marketing automation to Shopify, where she helps make commerce better for everyone. With over 15 years of experience in SaaS, device, and services marketing with leading technology in B2B and B2C, her diverse career has helped change how the world communicates, increased access to advanced health care, and brought online learning and education to underserved communities.

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Dimitri Koumbis

Merchant Success Manager US West,


Dimitri is a strategic advisor and account manager at Shopify with a background in fashion retail marketing and design management. He’s also a part-time academic lecturer and mentor in the NYC tri-state area.

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Tony Drockton

Founder and Chief Cheerleader,


Tony Drockton is the chairman and chief cheerleader for Hammitt. After earning his MBA, he spent over a decade building successful businesses in construction, real estate, and home finance sectors before indulging his creative passions and taking over the reins of Hammitt in 2008. Tony’s vision and leadership has helped transform Hammitt from a best-kept hometown secret to a digital and retail phenomenon.

Watch on your own time

Your on-demand recording of the 60-minute event is ready when you are, with closed captioning available in English.

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Commerce Trends 2023 FAQ

Commerce Trends explores where the commerce industry is, where it's going, and how leading brands are pivoting to keep up. Research was gathered from 900 business leaders, as well as proprietary Shopify data and interviews with two dozen industry leaders, investors, and subject matter experts. Read the report to learn about key trends in supply chain, money, marketing, ecommerce, and retail.