Contributor Profile

Adam Levene

Job TitleFounder

Company NameHero


Adam is the entrepreneur and creative force behind HERO®, the company he founded in 2015 aged 26.

With an idea to connect retail associates during quiet times in-store, with the millions of shoppers who need advice and inspiration online; in just three years the company has grown to have teams in London, NYC and San Francisco and has forged partnerships with LVMH, Richemont, Levi's, Heals and Harvey Nichols.

Adam was previously Chief Strategy Officer of Grapple - Europe's largest app commerce business which was acquired by Monitise PLC in 2013 for a total consideration of $90m.

Adam has given keynotes on the theme of the future of retail at Web Summit, NRF Big Show, PSFK and Shoptalk, and in 2018 was recognised by Stylus as a leading influencer in retail. He was recognised in 2014 by the British Interactive Media Associates for his contribution to the industry.

Conference Sessions

  • Connecting in-store associates with online customers – Bricks and mortar becoming a catalyst for digital growth

    Wednesday14:55 - 15:2501 May 2019
    Marketing & Branding Stage

    In a world that wants increasingly the convenience of shopping online, associates are left idle and stores are often quiet. However, website traffic during thes...

    • Language: English

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