Faris is an award winning strategist and creative director, writer, public speaker, and geek.
Most recently he was Chief Innovation Officer of MDC Partners, where he founded Spies&Assassins, the creative technology boutique. Previously, he was Chief Digital Officer of McCann Erickson NY, and Global Digital Strategy and Creative Director at Naked Communications.
He was named one of the top 50 creatives in the world by the Clios, one of 10 modern day Madmen by Fast Company, and he was featured in The Greatest Movie Ever Sold by Morgan Spurlock.
Every year, PSFK explores the most important topics in retail and the customer experience in our Future of Retail reports. On Jan. 16, 2019 join us for our Future of Retail 2019 Conference as we bring to life the findings from our latest FoR report and unpack the rise of the Direct-To-Consumer business and examine three key pillars that define this space along with case-studies from best-in-class DTC companies that include Nike, Target and Away.
The China Debrief examines three major players — Alibaba, JD and Tencent — highlighting their key innovations along the purchase path, in order to provide insight into the near-term future for CX innovations across the globe.
PSFK’s Future of Retail 2019 report unpacks the Direct-To-Consumer opportunity, covering enterprise-critical strategies around supply chain and technology infrastructure, store design and service, and CRM and loyalty systems.
The PSFK Last-Mile Delivery Debrief provides in-depth research on new customer demands for delivery services, and key strategies all retailers can pursue to meet them, detailing how to implement everything from flexible product pickup to on-demand delivery wherever customers are.