Bobby Marhamat

Bobby Marhamat

Bobby Marhamat is the CEO of Raydiant Screen Signage, a digital signage provider that helps businesses turn their TVs into interactive signs that drive sales, improve the in-store experience, and reinforce brand messaging. Prior to joining Raydiant, Bobby served as the COO of Revel Systems where he worked on the front lines with over 25,000 brick and mortar retailers. Bobby has held leadership positions including CEO, CRO, and VP of Sales at companies such as Highfive, Limos.com, EVO2, Verizon Wireless, LookSmart, ServerPlex Networks, and Sprint/Nextel. When Bobby’s not spending his time thinking about the future of brick and mortar retail, you can find him traveling, reading, or tending to his vegetable garden.

Best Practices to Alter Your Retail Store to Reopen

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, brick-and-mortar retailers had learned how to compete with the disruption of e-commerce. Stores evolved in the face of a challenge that many believed would wipe out the industry entirely. Instead of folding, retail rose to the challenge. Today, those stores continue to welcome consumers through their doors, but the spaces customers…

The Reopening of Retail: Which Pandemic Changes Will Stores Keep?

The COVID-19 pandemic drove customers away from stores, shut down businesses, and ground the global economy to a screeching halt. Now that the world has begun to return, retailers must think strategically to prevent temporary disruption from becoming a permanent end. When we talked to more than 400 retailers about how they adapted to the…

How Retail is Evolving and Where it’s Headed in 2020

Brick-and-mortar retail has a long and prosperous future ahead. Despite popular misconceptions about online stores and drone deliveries, people still need real stores in their lives — and will for decades to come. Research from Escalent found that despite the impressive growth of e-commerce, in-store sales still dwarf online sales ($152.7 billion vs. $62.5 billion).…