Speaker Profile

Shelley Zalis
CEO / The Female Quotient and Creator / The Girls’ Lounge

Shelley Zalis launched The Female Quotient and The Girls’ Lounge to support and mentor women and to transform corporate culture. She is a strategic partner of the ANA’s AFE #SeeHer initiative and a board member of AWNY, I Am That Girl, Dress for Success, and the Women’s Military Symposium. Her new Bloomberg series, “Walk the Talk,” focuses on gender equality and the importance of women in leadership.

Ms. Zalis is the founder of OTX (Online Testing Exchange), which she grew to one of the largest and fastest growing research companies worldwide, making her the first female CEO in the research industry’s Top 25. She sold OTX in 2010 to Ipsos.