Shashi Bellamkonda

Shashi Bellamkonda, Speaker and Digital Marketing Expert, is the VP of Marketing at Leap.

Photo of Shashi Bellamkonda

He is known by many as the “social media swami”, is a marketing leader who has worked with many entrepreneurs and local businesses and teaches Digital Marketing Strategy and Marketing Analytics at Georgetown University as an adjunct professor. Shashi is passionate about helping small businesses and has spoken on Small Business and social media tools at conferences like SXSW, IABC, PRSA, Mid-Atlantic Summit, MarketingProfs and Affiliate Summit. Shashi was honored with the Washington Business Journal’s Washington Minority Business Leader award. He was previously featured in Washingtonian’s Top 100 Tech Titans list in the Community and Thought leadership category of the Washington Tech Titans list and the Washington Business Journal called him the Social Listener. He has co-authored chapters in two books also been featured in 19 books on marketing and social media. Shashi changed the culture of every team and company that he worked for and inspired excellent productivity even in situations with limited resources. He has experience managing large marketing teams in companies like Bozzuto as SVP/VP Digital Marketing with multi-million dollar budgets and as CMO/head of Digital Marketing in start-ups where a balance of rolling up your sleeves and having a strategic view towards future growth.