Linda Sherman has spoken extensively on big stages in Tokyo, New York and Los Angeles. She has taught presentation skills in Japanese to advertising company staff groups in Tokyo and continues to enjoy public speaking.
Linda is an avid tennis player, foodie, fitness buff and appreciator of good film.
Linda enjoyed school and prefers a life where she never stops learning. She is fluent in Japanese and has studied Chinese, French, Italian and Spanish. She stays current with changes in on-line marketing, including search engine optimization and social media.
Many people call themselves social marketing strategists. Linda Sherman brings a unique background and business credibility to her work in social marketing, personal and start-up branding, as well as boomer and older adult marketing.
Linda Sherman set up Coors Japan as the only independent foreign beer company in that country. Linda’s “claim to fame in Japan” is her unprecedented viral campaign that launched Zima there, creating an entirely new beverage category in the marketplace. Among her other executive positions, Linda managed over 500 employees as CEO of Club Med Japan. Linda was also President of Barilla Japan and SVP Marketing for Wal-Mart’s joint venture in Japan. Linda Sherman began her career with an MBA, sales with IBM and management consulting with PriceWaterhouseCoopers.
Linda is able to integrate her hands-on corporate marketing and management experience with social media/search expertise to guide clients through planning and training to take advantage of today’s latest marketing tools. These methods have been successful for her clients ranging from artists, authors, non-profits and start-up small businesses to corporations.
Linda has been featured and quoted in The New York Times, Forbes, The Christian Science Monitor and other leading publications.
She currently runs The Courage Group with her husband, award-winning designer Ray Gordon. They specialize in providing digital film and innovative marketing programs. Linda sits on the board of several companies, including a sustainable aqua farming venture.
Here are a few of the places you can find Linda Sherman on the internet:
Linda Sherman Speaker with commentary and links to Linda’s other sites
You’ll often find Linda on #CustServ (Tuesdays) #TechRadio (Saturdays).
You can contact Linda Sherman through social media or our Contact form.