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Michelle Madhok has been a pioneer in the online content industry for more than a decade. She is currently founder and CEO of SheFinds Media an online media company that publishes editorial websites about shopping for busy, professional women. With no outside funding and limited personal resources, Madhok launched SheFinds first property, SheFinds.com, in 2004. Following this success she launched MomFinds.com and Bridefinds.com. The fundamental SheFinds business model, which Madhok conceptualized back in 2003, has proven to be capital efficient and highly scalable as the company continues to expand at a rapid pace. In 2008 she raised $1.3 M for minority share of SheFinds Media from Greenscape Capital. Madhoks media career began in 1995 at CBS as director of entertainment. At a time when the Internet was a nascent, unproven platform; Michelle took the lead in building CBS.com into a major portal. In 1998 Madhok moved on to AOL as group director of online content. There she led a young, innovative team in creating what eventually became the worlds largest online women's channel. After almost six years of success at AOL, Michelle moved on to create what is now SheFinds Media Inc. Madhok is a winner of the American Express sponsored Make Mine a Million $ Business award.
She has appeared on The Rachael Ray Show, Martha Stewart, Today, Good Morning America, Fox National News, and ABC, NBC, and CBS. Additionally, Michelle had been featured in Inc. Magazine, The New York Times, and New York Daily News. A highly regarded expert in online shopping, Michelle is also a regular on Better.tv and is/has been a contributor to AOL Shopping, Real Simple, Huffington Post and Yahoo!. Michelle earned a BS from UC Berkeley and MS IMC from Northwestern.
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