Successful Young Entrepreneur. Web & TV Personality. Best Selling Author. Shama is a visionary business strategist for the digital age, and one of the most sought after keynote speakers today. She has been invited to share the speaking stage with the world’s top leaders from the Dalai Lama to President Obama.
Shama is the Founder and CEO of The Marketing Zen Group, an award-winning web marketing and digital PR firm. Under her leadership, the company has grown to include a team of 30 and clients that range from publicly held, Fortune 500 companies to privately-held small businesses and non-profit organizations across the globe. As a result of her success, she has been the recipient of the prestigious Technology Titan Emerging Company CEO award. Shama has been honored at both the White House and The United Nations as one of the top 100 young entrepreneurs in the country.
Known as the “Zen Master of Marketing” by Entrepreneur Magazine and the “Millennial Master of the Universe” by Fast Company, Shama serves as a trusted media resource. She has experience across all mediums (TV, radio, online and print), and major networks turn to Shama as their primary correspondent for all things digital. She has appeared on MSNBC, Fox, Bloomberg, CBS, NPR, CNBC, CW, and over 1,000 other media outlets.
I’m truly humbled with the announcement I get to share with you today. Recently I got the opportunity to be featured on the cover of Anokhi Magazine, a lifestyle and entertainment-based publication for the dynamic, global South Asian community. Raj Girn, founder and CEO of Anokhi Media, spoke with me about not just my professional career, but my personal life as well. I’m proud of my upbringing and I hope you enjoy learning about how I’ve come to be where I am today. Additionally I…Read Full Article >
It’s been over five years since I published my first book, The Zen of Social Media Marketing, and now I’m elated to announce the release of my second book, Momentum. After the success of Zen, I was approached by many publishers and agents to write the second book, but I waited until I felt I had something novel to say and to meet a new “market demand” if you will. Just as I wrote The Zen of Social Media Marketing as…Read Full Article >
My new book Momentum is out now! With all the excitement around a new book launch, I’ve had the opportunity to share the concept of Momentum with various media outlets. One of my favorite was with Kevin Craine of Everyday MBA. Kevin and I discuss the five principles of the book and how people can apply the teachings to their organization. Stay tuned after the interview for five action items to immediately take advantage of the ideas and advice in this interview. You…Read Full Article >
Spring cleaning shouldn’t be limited to just your home; your web presence is probably also due for a little tlc. I sat down with JJ Ramberg on the Business War Chest to discuss how you can CLEAN up your online image and set yourself up for success. Follow the CLEAN method to get your online presence looking it”s best! Clarify – Re-define the goals of your business. You can’t move forward if you don’t know where you’re headed….Read Full Article >
South by Southwest 2016 rocked Austin last month, and I was happy to be in attendance. While there I had the pleasure of speaking with the Newseum Institute who did a live broadcast where guests were asked to speak freely and give their expert analysis on the ever-changing digital landscape. In my interview, I discuss the origins of Marketing Zen, millennials in the workforce, social media as a platform, and the messages people filter and curate through crowdsourcing. Check out the…Read Full Article >