Sherilyn Shackell

Founder and Global CEO at The Marketing Academy

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Sherilyn Shackell
Nathan Anibaba


Nathan Anibaba

Sherilyn Shackell is the Founder and Global CEO of The Marketing Academy. They identify and develop exceptional talent in the field of Marketing, Media and Advertising.

Their coaches and sponsors are leading CEOs, CMOs, Marketing Directors, Agency Heads from some of the biggest companies in the world. They include Salesforce, BT, KFC, Mars Wrigley, Accenture, ITV, Google, and Facebook.

We talk about how Sherilyn convinced a global network of leaders to give up their time to help build future leaders of our industry for free. We discuss many fascinating topics from how she discovered marketing and the world of agencies from the back of a napkin to forming the Marketing Academy.

You will find this conversation fascinating if you’re interesting:

  • The story behind the formation of The Marketing Academy and its accompanying challenges
  • What it’s like to have a network of some of the most influential marketing leaders in world on your linked in connections
  • The learning curves she went through along the way
  • How agency leaders should improve their culture within their business

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