Lee Peterson

Lee Peterson
Lee Peterson
Executive Vice President, Thought Leadership and Marketing
WD Partners
Lee has more than 30 years of collective experience as a retailer, a strategist, a public speaker and as a leading voice in the future of retail. He brings an innovative approach to modern retail by understanding cultural trends, consumer demographics, and buying behavior across multiple industries. Lee offers well rounded, first hand dialogue on advanced customer experience, and believes that stores have a crucial role in the new dawn of retail.

Lee's list of globally recognized clients include: CVS, New Balance, Luxottica and Target. At WD Partners, he has led teams of creatives working on branded experiences for Best Buy, Gatorade, Pepsi, Whole Foods, Stop & Shop, 7-Eleven, Walmart, The Home Depot, Media Mrktin Spain, and E-Mart in Korea. Lee also leads WD's marketing efforts including web, social media and WayfinD.

He has been quoted and featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Fast Company, Retail Dive, Bloomberg, Buzzfeed and Forbes, as well as key trade communique such as NRF SmartBrief, Ad Age, Retail Wire, Nation's Restaurant News, vmsd and Chain Store Age.

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June 21
11:45 am12:15 pm
Shopping in the Covid 19 era accelerated features that had been set in motion before retailers faced temporary store closures. Customers were already using the physical space in new ways-- with business models that included--BOPIS, showroom stores, dark stores, delivery posts, community centers and of course--shopping online. And these immediately became the most dominant ways we shopped. But… Read more