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Ann Shoket


CEO. Media Brand Builder. Next Gen Expert. Author and past Editor-in-Chief of Seventeen magazine. With each achievement in her career, Ann Shoket used her platform to help women step into their power and to redefine ambition and success for a new generation.

Shoket has made her mark launching or reimaging media brands including CosmoGIRL and Seventeen. Most recently, as CEO and Owner of, a nationwide community of high-impact women and under-represented leaders, Shoket is redefining the intersection of content, community and connection.

Shoket is the author of the widely acclaimed book, The Big Life. She has been a consultant and a contributor for Good Morning America, and she was a guest judge for four seasons on America’s Next Top Model.

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Events featuring Ann Shoket
Events featuring Ann Shoket