Joseph Megibow

Joseph B. Megibow

Director

Mr. Megibow has been at the forefront of e-commerce since the early 1990's and brings more than 25 years of experience in technology and business. Mr. Megibow is currently the CEO of Purple Innovation, a comfort technology company that that designs and manufactures products to improve how people sleep, sit, and stand. Most recently, he was an advisor for Advent International, the global private equity firm, focused on digital best practices for their consumer businesses. From 2012-2015, Mr. Megibow served as SVP/Chief Digital Officer at American Eagle Outfitters, where he had responsibility for the global omni-channel strategy and infrastructure, direct-to-consumer business, and led all digital marketing, customer operations, engineering and product management efforts. Prior to AEO, he worked for six years at Expedia, Inc, in a series of roles culminating as VP and GM of Expedia.com, where he had P&L responsibility for the US business with direct ownership of marketing, merchandising, and operations. During this time, he launched Expedia’s mobile business and was named Chairman of Mobiata, an Expedia, Inc. company. In 2000, Mr. Megibow was an original employee of TeaLeaf Technology, now an IBM company. He has also held roles at Ernst & Young Management Consulting, and EDS in their Advanced Technology Group. Mr. Megibow earned an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University.