Check out live recorded sessions of keynote speakers and panels from last year’s conference, along with fun photos that helped to capture the experience all below in our digital library! 

Etsy Up Highlights

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Etsy Up Video Library

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Keynote Speaker, Fay Wolf
Artist, Author, and Professional Organizer

Join professional organizer Fay Wolf as she shares manageable steps to help creatives conquer physical clutter, digital clutter and inner clutter.

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Keynote Speaker, Maxwell Ryan
CEO and Founder of Apartment Therapy

An inspiration to many creative business owners, Maxwell Ryan, CEO and founder of Apartment Therapy Media, shares the story of his journey and business tactics.

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Keynote Speaker, Nely Galán
Author, Independent producer and former President of Entertainment for Telemundo

Nely Galán has made it her mission to inspire and empower other women to become financially self-reliant, successful entrepreneurs. During her keynote she will share valuable, candid, no-nonsense lessons learned on her own path to becoming self-made and will provide exercises to help entrepreneurs identify their goals and strengths.

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Strategic Marketing Tactics for Sellers
Expert Panel Session

Hear from successful entrepreneurs on how to create a robust marketing strategy and pitch your products to influencers. Learn how to craft your shop’s story to attract your target customers. This panel discussion with Maxwell Ryan, CEO and founder of Apartment Therapy Media; Cassie Boorn, founder of Maker Mentors; Eric Kass, expert in tailored brand stories; Curt Stephens, CEO of BoxUp; and Melissa Romig, Digital Marketing Director at MOO.

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How to Make Your Etsy Shop Pop
Panel Session

Learn how to make your Etsy shop stand out from the competition with advice from successful sellers. Mary Lynn Schroeder of Inblue Designs, Arounna Khounnoraj of Bookhou Design and Abby Morton of Mavora share what they’ve learned over many years about differentiating their products in a competitive market.

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How to Attract Press and Influencers to Grow Your Etsy Business
Panel Session

Ever wonder how to get your Etsy shop featured by popular magazines and blogs? Get advice from Amy Stringer-Mowat of AHeirloom, Kate Kennedy of Be There in Five, Carolyn Caffelle of The Wishing Elephant and Mary Lynn Schroeder of Inblue Designs. These Etsy sellers have figured out the strategies to attract attention from the right influencers and retain relationships that have helped their businesses get noticed.

Overheard

“I just want to say thank you for putting on such a wonderful event! I got so much out of the sessions as well as meeting other sellers and talking with them. I left feeling inspired and ready to take my shop to the next level. I sure hope you will have another conference next year! If so, I would love to attend!”


2016 Etsy Up attendee

“It was a great opportunity to connect with other Etsy sellers and Etsy team members. The speakers and panels were fabulous and I learned a lot. It was very helpful to hear from and be encouraged by other entrepreneurs, especially other creative artistic ones. Great to share similar feelings while starting, operating and growing our businesses and brands.”


2016 Etsy Up attendee

“I loved it! Very nicely run. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. Wonderful class choices and just wonderful people!”


2016 Etsy Up attendee

“Etsy Up was a very positive experience for me! I would go to another Etsy Up Conference in a heartbeat.”


2016 Etsy Up attendee

“I left feeling invigorated and inspired. I learned a few key things about the Etsy Search algorithm that I’ve been implementing in my shop, and am already seeing a noticeable change in my views and sales.”


2016 Etsy Up attendee