Boston, MA (PRWEB) November 12, 2014
Sam Sisakhti, the founder of UsTrendy, the worlds largest independent fashion marketplace, recently spoke at the 2014 Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition (IRCE), where he discussed the importance of social media marketing for small retailers. He spoke alongside John Donahoe, the CEO and President of eBay, as well as representatives of other top-tier companies including Facebook and Google.
The IRCE is the worlds largest event in the e-commerce industry. The event draws 10,000 attendees representing every segment of the e-commerce industry, as well as over 200 experts across all areas of the industry. The editors at Internet Retailer magazine hand pick each speaker for the conference.
At the conference, Mr. Sisakhti shared his expertise on social media marketing for small retailers. He discussed how UsTrendy has benefited from emerging social media platforms, such as Pinterest and Instagram. Through these platforms, UsTrendy has been able to increase its brand visibility and use compelling content to draw more potential customers to its products.
Since Mr. Sisakhti founded UsTrendy in 2008, UsTrendy grown into the worlds largest independent fashion marketplace. Mr. Sisakhti founded UsTrendy right after graduating from Brandeis University. He was inspired to create a well-versed fashion platform after hearing of his friends career struggles as aspiring fashion designers. He learned that even the most talented artists and designers with excellent portfolios had a difficult time finding opportunities for career development in the fashion industry. Thus, Mr. Sisakhti founded UsTrendy, which allows designers to sell their products directly to consumers. For his astounding efforts, Mr. Sisakhti has been named the Boston Magazines 2011 Most Promising Innovator Under 30 and Mass High Techs Next Generation Entrepreneur.
Sam Sisakhti founded UsTrendy in 2008 to help talented fashion designers break down barriers created by the industrys elite to make a name for themselves. Today, UsTrendy is the worlds largest independent fashion marketplace, which contains hundreds of thousands of unique items. At UsTrendy.com, shoppers discover one-of-a-kind fashions from all over the world. The platform democratizes fashion so shoppers can decide what designs are produced and promoted each season.