Nancy A. Shenker is a marketing innovator, brand-builder, writer, speaker, and self-proclaimed rule-breaker and gadget geek.
Embrace the Machine is Nancy's new book series -- helping people navigate the world of Artificial Intelligence, machine-learning, and robotics.
The founder of theONswitch marketing (leading 100+ businesses through transformations), she was formerly a senior executive for major consumer and business brands, including Citibank, MasterCard, and Reed Exhibitions (producers of ComicCon).
In addition to contributing to HuffPost and Nightclub & Bar's website, she has her own blog titled "Bad Girl Good Business" (www.badgirlgoodbizblog.com) and co-created and runs the women's founder/entrepreneur community, sheBOOM.com. She is also a partner in LiberateU.com. Her business and lifestyle wisdom and wit has been featured by Forbes, CNN, The New York Times, TV news, and many other consumer and media outlets.
Nancy also invests her time in mentorship and co-wrote "Don't Hook Up With the Dude in the Next Cube: 200+ Career Tips for 20-Somethings" as a practical guide for young women entering the workforce -- covering everything from personal branding to office etiquette to dealing with co-workers through quitting a job.
Speaking frequently at national and local events, Nancy covers topics from career development and empowerment through technology trends and how they will impact careers and life.
Nancy has been a C-level corporate executive, entrepreneur, consultant, and working mother over three decades. She holds an AB in English and Psychology from of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and a Graduate Diploma in Book Publishing from New York University. She also completed Kellogg’s Executive Communications program at Northwestern University.
A native New Yorker, she is currently a mid-life digital nomad, traveling frequently and will soon be launching a new venture, bleisureliving.com -- how to integrate business trips with fun and freedom.