John Lawson

John Lawson

John is the Amazon #1 best-selling author, IBM Ecommerce Futurist and Ebay Influencer. He is regarded as a Platinum Ecommerce Powerseller who has generated millions through online selling. John is the CEO at ColderICE Media, a Cognitive College adjunct professor and he is celebrated as one of the Top 100 Small Business Influencers in America.

Lawson is a certified customer acquisition specialist and international keynote speaker, with an absolute wealth of knowledge on all things dealing with online retailing and digital marketing. John is a pioneer in the retail vertical and founder of The Ecommerce Group, a global community of more than 6,000 ecommerce vendors and marketers.


John has addressed 10's of thousands worldwide in more than a dozen countries. A few notable shows for reference:

South by Southwest (SxSW) Internet Retailer (USA) E-Tail (Denmark, Singapore) Ad-Tech (Sydney) Digital Summit (Atlanta) Ecommerce Conference (South Africa) eCommerce Asia (Kuala Lumpur)


The Ecommerce Group - 6,3300 online retailers Twitter (@ColderICE) - 58,000 followers Instagram - 16,000 followers Facebook - 10,200 friends and followers LinkedIN - 3,400 contacts


Platinum PowerSeller - Ebay US Top Rated Seller - Amazon Savviest in Social Media - StartUp Nation International Retailer Award - Ecommerce Asia Top 100 Small Business Influencer - Small Biz Trends

IBM Commerce Futurist - IBM Commerce Ebay Influencer - Ebay Global