2020 Prosper Session Speaker Bio

John Kennard


John Kennard leads recruiting efforts of US marketplace sellers for Google Shopping Actions, the transaction fabric to enable a marketplace across Google properties.

John rejoined Google after a decade in senior business roles with various ecommerce startups, including most recently the global marketplace, Wish, where he led US merchant development and partnerships.

Having seen ecommerce from the vantage of large companies like Google and PayPal, small monetization and personalization startups, an Alibaba-backed cross border effort and a global marketplace, John has a rounded view of marketplaces and their inevitable future at the center of all commerce. John lives in Los Angeles with his wife and kids, he recently started electric biking to work and highly recommends it.

Making Google a Platform for Marketplace Sellers

Wed, Oct 28th, 2020
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM EDT


speaker, John Kennard