Remodista Announces its 2019 Women2Watch in Business Disruption Honorees

This is the fourth year Remodista has launched an annual list of 60 leaders and innovators in retail, cpg, and finance recognized around the world.

Online PR News – 03-January-2019 – Chicago, IL –

Remodista, Inc., a social think tank focused on bringing disruptors across business areas together to cultivate women leaders and solve critical challenges within retail, technology and finance, announced their 2019 Women2Watch in Business Disruption honorees. In its fourth year, the Women2Watch program recognizes leaders and innovators who are solving complex and forward-thinking challenges in all areas of global business. By brokering collaboration between subject matter experts and creating a cycle of feedback and shared insights, Remodista helps curate and cultivate pioneer perspectives and up-and-coming voices in business.

Business challenges that women in the Women2Watch program are solving include driving change for a legacy retail brand with disruptive business models, building new alliance channel strategies that align with the future of retail, building sustainable manufacturing, and launching the next generation AI fit and social commerce platforms.

This year, sixty women join a community of over 300 leaders in the Women2Watch program:

  • Amanda Lancelotti Kendrick, AVP Digital, Pep Boys, Icahn Automotive Group
  • Amanda, Watson, Founder, StyleForIt
  • Amy Roche, Founding Director, Retail Rockstars
  • Anna-Louise Howard, Owner and CEO, Farm To Hanger
  • Chau Banks, CTO, Revlon
  • Chia-Lin Simmons, CEO and Co-Founder, LookyLoo
  • Christine Deehring, Founder and CEO, Bump Boxes
  • Claire Goldsworthy, Founder, The Fashion Advocate
  • Diana Takach, SVP Digital, David's Bridal & Founder, Me Do
  • ​Disha Gulati, Founder of Style545 and VP - Corporate Innovation, 1871
  • Emily Ewart-Perks, Co-Founder and CEO, Secret Spa Services
  • Erica Stewart, Founder and CEO, Hardtofind
  • Fabiola Gomez, CEO, LUXit
  • Fareena Contractor, Senior Technology and Innovation Leader, Walmart Canada
  • Feather Girkin, Partner Marketing Manager, OSF Commerce
  • Florence Shaffer, Director of IT, Americas, Burberry
  • Ia Faraoni, Founder and Designer, Ia's Threads
  • Jane Lu, Founder and CEO, ShowPo
  • Janie Yu, Partner, Fung Capital
  • Jo Harris, Co-Founder, Hunting for George
  • Judith Treanor, Founder, Temples and Markets
  • Julie Shin, Head of Strategic Operations and Innovation, Productivity, Citigroup
  • Julie Mathers, CEO and Founder, Flora & Fauna
  • Karla Williams, AVP Commerce Services, L Brands
  • Kim Vespa, Co-Owner & Co-Director, Boobie Brands (trading as Boobie Bikkies)
  • Krissie Millan, Chief Marketing Officer, Flow, Inc.
  • Krystina Gustafson, VP Content, Shoptalk
  • Lara Druyan, Head of Innovation - West Coast, RBC
  • Laura Doonin, Partner + Director, Moustache Republic
  • Laura Heller, Director of External Communications, Performics
  • Linda Crowder, Senior Director of Peapod Interactive, Peapod, LLC
  • Lindsay Sturman, Director, Product Customization, DTC, Under Armour
  • Lindsey Bleimes, Director of Engineering, Wayfair
  • Lisa Morales-Hellebo, Co-founder, REFASHIOND Ventures
  • Liz O'Neill, Head of Strategic Alliances, Attraqt
  • Marcy Campbell, VP, Braintree & North American PayPal Large Enterprise Sales
  • Melissa Gonzalez, CEO, The Lionesque Group
  • Michelle Evans, Global Head of Digital Consumer Research, Euromonitor International
  • Michelle Dizitser, Founder and CEO, Kannibox
  • Molli Megasko, Head of Digital, Chanel
  • Monica Wood, Co-founder and CEO, Myxx Recipes
  • Monika Tockstein, Sr. Manager PMO & QA, Retailwinds
  • Naomi Simson, Co-Founder & CMO, The Big Red Group
  • Nardia Dazkiw, Head of Corporate Affairs, Bank of Melbourne
  • Neha Goel, Business Development Leader, Venmo
  • Nicola Thompson, Global Trading Director, ASOS
  • Parinda Muley, VP, Innovation and New Business Development, Macy's
  • Paula Paschoal, GM, PayPal Brasil
  • Rima Reddy, Principal, XRC Labs
  • Sabrina Noorani, CEO & Founder, ClearForMe
  • Sandy Abram, Founder, Wholesome Hub
  • Sara Resnick, Director Enterprise Community Marketing, SEO & Social,1800FLOWERS
  • Sarah Donges, CEO and Founder, Box For Monkeys
  • Shannon Sisler, SVP, Global Human Resources, Crocs
  • Stacey Widlitz. Chief International Store Hunter, SW Retail Advisors
  • Stephanie Cozzi, Head of Business Development, HausMart
  • Stephanie Maron, Founder and COO, Blushington
  • Stephanie Urban, Executive Director, Tarte Cosmetics
  • Vanessa Lim, Founder, CEO, Restyle Closet
  • Veronica Katz, Vice President, Large Enterprise Growth, PayPal

To view the complete list of current and past Women2Watch honorees, visit