Shane Mac is the Director of Product at Zaarly.
He's been featured in The New York Times, Reuters, U.S. News and World and many other press publications discussing new and disruptive ways to get hired.
Shane spearheaded marketing for Seattle based Gist which sold to BlackBerry. He's the founder of Hello There, an author, a professional musician voted best wedding band in 2009 and is obsessed with creating technology that can connect people and change the world for the better.
He spends his spare time speaking to college students across the country about disruptive ways to get hired. He can also be found writing articles or interviewing business leaders on a few different blogs including thesquab.com, blog.shanemac.me and asksummit.org.
Shane began his career at The Cobalt Group on a team which developed a mass scale concept to deliver hyper-local advertising campaigns to every dealer website for top tier auto brands such as Chevy, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, Volkswagon and Lexus. Cobalt was acquired by ADP.
He graduated with a degree in Finance and Economics from Western Illinois University.
Founder & CEO
Aug 1, 2010 - Current (about 6 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (1)Update
Graduate, Finance and Economics
|Jul 31, 2016||TechCrunch - Here’s what your boring app would look like as a conversation|
|May 5, 2016||BetaKit - Hack to Start Ep. 95: Assist co-founder and CEO Shane Mac|
|Apr 30, 2016||Venture Beat - Facebook just validated the bot movement for businesses|
|Apr 7, 2016||The Verge - The smart bots are coming and this one is brilliant|
|Mar 30, 2016||The Verge - Why Microsoft just made a big bet on bots|
|Feb 24, 2016||Huffington Post - Tech - There's a bot for that: the next tech shift is here|
|Feb 17, 2016||Tech Cocktail - Chat Bot for Local Services, Assist, Gets Funding|
|Jan 29, 2016||Mixergy Interviews - I thought my last interview was great, but he told me ways it could have been better|