Full Name
Tina Sharkey
Job Title
Lecturer, University of Southern California Iovine & Young Academy
Speaker Bio
Tina Sharkey is a thought leader focused on the intersection of entrepreneurship, AI, digital strategy, and the DNA of modern brands. As a faculty member and Lecturer on the Business of Innovation at the Iovine and Young Academy at the University of Southern California (USC), she is at the forefront of purpose-driven innovation.

With a wealth of experience in creating and scaling global brands for Fortune 500 companies like Johnson & Johnson and Time Warner, as well as co-founding ventures such as iVillage and Brandless, Sharkey’s work has deeply influenced the landscape of digital and consumer engagement. Her transformative impact on business has been recognized with her selection as a Henry Crown Fellow at the Aspen Institute. She has earned accolades from Fast Company as a Top Woman in Technology, Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the 50 Most Daring Entrepreneurs, and has been twice recognized by Goldman Sachs as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs.

Serving on both public and private boards, Sharkey consults corporate leaders and startup founders by challenging conventional thinking and integrating innovative frameworks with actionable initiatives. All of which foster disruption and sustainable growth.
Tina Sharkey