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Shama Hyder is an entrepreneur, an author, an international keynote speaker, and a web and television personality. She has been dubbed the “Zen Master of Marketing” by Entrepreneur Magazine and the “Millennial Master of the Universe” by FastCompany.com. She has received numerous awards and has shared the stage with some of the world’s top leaders, including President Obama and the Dalai Lama.
Originally from in India, Shama immigrated to the United States with her family when she was a child. A born entrepreneur, she founded The Marketing Zen Group – a global online-marketing and digital-PR company – when she was still in her twenties. In 2009, she was named one of the Top 25 Entrepreneurs Under 25 by Business Week. Today, The Marketing Zen Group serves clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small businesses and nonprofit organizations across the globe.
Shama’s first book, The Zen of Social Media Marketing, published in 2010, has since become a bestseller, and is currently in its fourth edition. Her latest book, Momentum: How to Propel Your Marketing and Transform Your Brand in the Digital Age, was published in 2016.
- The Marketing Zen website
- The Marketing Zen Group on LinkedIn
- The Marketing Zen Group on Facebook
- The Marketing Zen Group on Twitter
- Shama’s website
- Shama’s books on Amazon
- Shama on LinkedIn
- Shama on YouTube
- Shama on Instagram
- Shama on Twitter