James Thomson is the Master of Ceremonies and co-founder of the PROSPER Show.
He is currently a Partner with Buy Box Experts, an advisory firm supporting large brands with their Amazon channel operations. Prior to this, he had a variety of roles at Amazon over a five year period: James was the business head of Amazonservices.com (Amazon’s platform for recruiting third-party sellers), the first FBA Account manager, and the Category Manager in Sports for the third-party business. Prior to Amazon, James spent ten years as a management consultant and banker. James holds a Ph.D. in Marketing from Northwestern University (Kellogg), an MBA from Vanderbilt University (Owen), and a Bachelor of Science from University of Alberta, in Canada. In 2017, James co-authored the brand executive book “The Amazon Marketplace Dilemma” with Joseph Hansen. James has also written and been quoted in nearly 60 articles on ecommerce, and recently founded the Brand Authority Summit with Joseph Hansen.
Disclosure: James is a business adviser and investor in both Skubana and Mamenta.