The future of shopping and daily deals with Kosta Gara of Vionic
- For those who aren’t familiar with Vionic, can you please explain who Vionic is and what you do?
- Who would benefit from using Vionic?
- Where do you see the future of daily deals?
- What drew you to the daily deals space?
- What can users expect to get from Vionic that they can’t get from other deal competitors?
Gara has a passion for creating, managing and growing companies from the ground up. Prior to founding Vionic, he created several companies in the software technology and direct sales sectors. Most recently, Gara co-founded a direct sales company in the energy drink market that today operates in over 30+ countries, with sales in excess of $74 million.
Having authored several articles and books, Gara is recognized as a subject matter expert in the sales industry and is a frequent presenter at conferences worldwide.
Gara studied computer engineering at Carleton University. His career progressed from a regional sales director and general manager with two Fortune 500 companies to managing hundreds of employees with 60+ million in sales.
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