Grocery Industry Icons & Innovators
Founder & CEO
Recently named a 2020 Top Woman in Grocery, Katie Hotze is an innovative leader and entrepreneur with over two decades of experience in digital marketing, data analytics and business strategy. Katie is the founder and CEO of Grocery Shopii, a digital meal planning software and service for grocery retailers that expedites the online grocery shopping journey.
Prior to Grocery Shopii, Katie spent 20 years in management and tech consulting where she led global marketing teams for Mercer, the world’s largest HR consultancy, and BearingPoint.
She holds an M.B.A. and Business Analytics certification from William & Mary, and a B.S. in Marketing from Virginia Commonwealth University.
In 2018, Katie was a Direct Marketing News (DMN) 40-Under-40 Award Recipient. Today, she is a regular speaker on both digital and social media topics at conferences in the marketing and grocery retail spaces.
A resident of Charlotte, N.C., Katie is an active participant in the city’s tech community.