Bill Barlow Joins the Advisory Board Of As Senior Merchandising Advisor

Bill Barlow
Joins the Advisory Board
As Senior Merchandising Advisor

Seasoned E-Commerce and Brand-Development Executive Brings Over

20 Years of Buying Experience to the Company


Los Angeles, CA, March 27, 2023, announced today that e-commerce executive Bill Barlow has joined its Advisory Board, and will beassisting in the acquisition of a wide assortment of unique, highquality products tothe company. Bill is a highly accomplished strategic executive, with years of success in consumer brand development, new business procurement, marketing, creative direction, advertising and social media. He is known as an industry trail blazer in global brand expansion, M&A, and for developing systems that generate consumer interaction. He has helped generate over $16 billion in retail sales worldwide, and his leadership has been employed as a strategic consultant, product innovator, corporate advisor, and as a corporate board member. In 2020 and 2021, he was chosen as the CEO of the year by CEO Magazine in the UK. He is one of a handful of marketing professionals to have physically visited every 24/hour live TV shopping channel around the globe. Through his network of international distributors, he has secured product distribution to every country in the world that has a television service. His technological innovations include a novel television broadcast technology, and designing B2B and B2C commerce platforms (patent pending). Most recently he developed a new television concept called, Fork U Academy, which is available at .

Bill Barlow commented, “I have had the good fortune to have participated in many ground breaking marketing and sales concepts. Fork U Academy™ is an example of how the consumer sales market is rapidly changing. I look forward to opening a vibrant online dialogue with customers through creative product selection and presentation.”

Al Footnick, President and General Manager of said: “I have worked with Bill for many years in the past and am very pleased that Bill has joined our team, as we continue to drive our digital sales into all applicable social, mobile and strategic emerging platforms. Bill will be focused on putting in place long-term relationships with vendors, and a strong, cohesive merchandising strategy that will emphasize products and unique brands that will drive customer acquisition and retention. is the new digital interactive ecommerce platform whose products are aligned with the dramatic and growing influence of customer demand for cross-culture products, offering a new and exciting mix of consumer products.

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