Angela Gearhart is shaping Sleep Number’s future by leading the transformation of the brand and digital integration in retail stores and experiential marketing events nationwide. Not only is she a retail leader, but a brand architect, leading significant transformation with strategic vision and executional excellence to build Sleep Number as a global, relevant technology brand. Sleep Number consistently ranks among the top 10 most productive retailers in the U.S.Gearhart is also responsible for Sleep Number’s award-winning experiential marketing programs to extend the brand beyond the store to drive demand and increase awareness in 4,000+ nationwide events, NFL sports partnership activations and innovation events, such as CES. She has been with Sleep Number for 17 years and previously held leadership positions with retail design agencies, specialty and big-box retailers. As an active thought leader in the retail industry, she serves on multiple boards and is highly requested for speaking engagements focused on experiential retail.