Kari has over 20 years of digital and ecommerce experience across many disciplines. She is a skilled account manager, digital transformation driver, user experience expert, merchandiser, digital strategist, and operational leader. She has commerce experience in verticals such as technology, accessories, furniture/design, wine, and more.
Most recently, Kari led client partnerships, implementing strategic brand engagement, as the Head of Client Services for DEPlabs, where she developed branding and strategy. Prior to that, she was the Director of Ecommerce Strategy at SysIQ. She has also held commerce or customer experience related positions at Goorin Bros, Design Within Reach, Karen Neuburger, Restoration Hardware, and others.
Her past retailer and brand clients include 2Modern, Anthropologie, Cost Plus World Market, Dunlop, Exuviance/Neostrata (Johnson & Johnson), Garden Botanika, Mizuno, The Roomplace, Yladn 23, Zero Waste, and many more.
Kari attended Sonoma State University.