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Shama Hyder

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Shama Hyder

Shama Hyder, (formerly Shama Kabani) chief executive officer and founder of the Marketing Zen Group, is an example of a remarkable immigrant success story. Born in in Goa, India in 1985, she did not migrate to the U.S. with her parents until the age of 9. She built a massively successful Web and social media consulting agency from a $1,500 initial investment, and she went on to become a best-selling author, public speaker and prominent Web personality.