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Shel Kimen


Shel Kimen has helped organizations find new ways to learn about and engage people and culture. She’s worked across industries creating campaigns, products, and services for world-class brands like The New York Times and JC Penney. Most recently as Senior Vice President, Digital Strategy for Saatchi & Saatchi, a global advertising firm, she led award-winning client work and was also charged with capacity building around digital and social media. Her skills in collaboration led to Together Counts, facilitating CMOs from the worlds largest food companies in a joint effort against childhood obesity. She’s been involved in all aspects of digital design and development and began her career in the mid 1990s as a technology journalist in San Francisco. She holds a BA in Human Environment and Design from Michigan State University and completed post-graduate work in Economic History at The New School in New York City.


Updated May 2015