Shelley Zalis

Shelley Zalis
Shelley Zalis
CEO
The Female Quotient
Shelley Zalis, CEO of The Female Quotient, is an internationally renowned thought leader, movement maker, and champion of equality. She is a pioneer for online research, becoming the first female chief executive ranked in the research industry’s top 25. Today, as CEO of The Female Quotient, Zalis works with Fortune 500 companies and impact organizations to advance equality in the workplace. Through its signature pop-up experience, the Equality Lounge®, along with the Business of Equality® and FQ Global Pack, The Female Quotient has created an international community of women rising up to catalyze change. A firm believer in giving back with generosity, Zalis is a proud mentor to women around the world.
Zalis authors a Forbes column that provides virtual mentorship for women in middle management. She is co-founder of #SeeHer, a movement led by the Association of National Advertisers (ANA) to increase the accurate portrayal of women and girls in advertising and media.

Speaking in:

Sunday
January 16
12:00 pm12:30 pm
Special Events Hall, Level 1, The FQ Equality Lounge

How can we tap into the diverse talent pool that already exists in retail? While companies understand the benefits of having a diverse workforce, many aren’t sure how to make it happen. In this conversation, we discuss how companies can use the diverse talent pool in retail to their advantage and what role recruiting and training plays into this.

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Sunday
January 16
2:00 pm2:30 pm
Special Events Hall, Level 1, The FQ Equality Lounge

While more women are working their way into the C-suite, their career woes are far from solved in 2021. How can we ensure women in the workplace are set up for career growth from the very beginning? Join us for a conversation as we discuss why investing and supporting your team, particularly women, is not only good for your organization, but the business world as a whole.

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Sunday
January 16
2:45 pm3:15 pm
Special Events Hall, Level 1, The FQ Equality Lounge

When done right, purposeful marketing goes beyond optics and drives real impact. What does it take to drive equality through a marketing lens? What KPIs matter? What strategies have marketers employed to make their campaigns levers for change? In this discussion, we speak with leaders who have mastered the art of genuinely purposeful marketing.

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Monday
January 17
3:00 pm4:00 pm
Special Events Hall, Level 1, The FQ Equality Lounge

The movement for equity and equality changed how we live, how we approach work. Navigating change is always challenging, but when you’re navigating change in uncharted territory like this, it can feel especially daunting. Fortunately, we’re not alone. Conscious, connected leaders know that at every level there are team members ready to activate their strengths and contribute to building the… Read more