Alley Chelsea

119 West 24th Street
New York, NY 10011

Business Development in eCommerce

Business Development in eCommerce: Let’s learn how businesses can build long-term value!

Welcome back to the eCommerce forum!

Business development is the creation of long-term value for a company from markets, customers and relationships. Understanding this process is essential for business owners. There will be an amazing speaker at an upcoming Business Development Meetup. Adore Me’s Sharon Klapka will discuss business develpoment’s role in a business-to-consumer (B2C), marketing-driven business. She will also discuss creative ways to grow an online store offline. This event will take place at 6:30 p.m., August 8, 2016 at Alley Chelsea  in New York. Here is a brief overview of what to expect:

Sharon Klapka

VP of Business & Brand Development, Adore Me

 Adore Me is a vertically integrated, fast-fashion brand of women’s lingerie and clothing. They offer designer styles at affordable prices. Additionally, Adore Me’s personalized showroom increases customer service. Customers can see the latest looks according to their own preferences. Finally, Adore me was # 14 on the Inc 500 fasted-growing companies list and ranked as the #2 fastest-growing retail company in 2015.

Sharon Klapka is the VP of Business and Brand Development at Adore Me.  Before Adore Me, she was a Mentor at Worldwide Investor Network and a Consulting Manager at American Express. Furthermore, Sharon graduated with honors from The Interdisciplinary Center and finished INSEAD’s MBA program in 2012.

Meetup  Structure:

6:30 p.m. : Arrivals and networking
7: 00 p.m. : Sharon will discuss business development in eCommerce.
7:40 p.m. : Networking



Alley Chelsea
119 West 24th Street
New YorkNY 10011


Business Development Meetup events are open to anyone who works on business development or partnerships. People interested in pursuing a business development or partnerships role are also welcome. More specifically, this could be business development folks, founders, CEOs, VCs, etc. The purpose of this event is to get together, network and exchange ideas. All are welcome to RSVP. Please feel free to invite anyone who would benefit. 

Don’t miss this great opportunity to learn! Also, free networking!

*Huge thanks to Adore Me’s amazing sponsors: Alley NYC*

Business Development in eCommerce