The Marketing Academy
Sherilyn is the Founder & CEO of The Marketing Academy a non-profit organisation dedicated to the development of leadership talent in the world of marketing & advertising. The only organisation of its kind, The Marketing Academy brings together CEO’s CMO’s and Agency Presidents to nurture develop and inspire an entire generation of future leaders through its unique and powerful development programmes in the UK and Australia.
Sherilyn is also the CEO of Highfield Human Solutions Group and a Trustee of the Plant for Peace Foundation an inspirational charity aimed at bringing peace to Afghanistan through horticultural development. She is a member of the Marketing Group of Great Britain, the recipient of the Chartered Institute of Marketing’s ‘Special Award for Contribution to Marketing’ and was recently selected as one of the UK’s ‘Vision 100’ by Marketing Week & Adobe.
Sherilyn is driven by the single belief that ''every person has the ability to achieve something truly exceptional.
Whose Life Is It Anyway
It’s easy to assume that the responsibly for developing your career sits with your employer. After all, they made the promises of a golden future, promotion prospects, training and development, right? Wrong. There is only one person truly responsible for your future and that’s you… Sherilyn Shackell is part business leader, talent developer, marketer and head-hunter and she’ll give tips on how to take your future in your own hands, provide practical advice about managing your career and give guidance on achieving your full potential.