When customers think about the future of retail, captivating digital signage may not be the first thing that comes to mind. But just because customers aren’t considering how a menu display or videowall plays into their in-store experience doesn’t mean retailers should ignore this massive part of a brick-and-mortar location.
The prog-rock band, which hails from Nyack, New York, have built a loyal following over the last 14 years that includes Allman Brother Warren Haynes, Foo Fighter Taylor Hawkins and Howard Stern’s Richard Christy, who on-air, admitted to peeing his pants during their May 2008 Bamboozle set so he wouldn’t have to miss “even one minute of the show.”
A picture is worth a thousand words, so I invited my favorite entrepreneurs, editors, influencers and heroes to the Honeymoon Suite of the Park Lane Hotel this week for a New York Fashion Week "avatar" portrait studio. Because every innovator deserves a good first impression.
Participants spent One Saturday doing things they never expected to: Building an Alexa skill, making soft circuit kits, envisioning their dreams on a vision board, and even learning video game design. All with a little help from eager volunteers, Amazon, ChickTech, and Kathy Ireland.
This week, I invited some of my most fashionable friends to brave the cold and kick off New York Fashion Week at the Lafayette 148 Concept Store in Soho. The evening was complete with divine desserts courtesy of Lafayette Restaurant pastry chef Jennifer Yee and champagne by Louis Roederer.