Director of Marketing
Shyam leads all aspects of marketing across [solidcore], including digital, social, e-mail, creative, brand partnerships, client insights and paid media. Shyam has lived in the Washington D.C. area for the past 5 years.
Shyam has over 12 years of experience in leading brands across hospitality, consumer packaged goods, and financial services, working in D.C., New York, Atlanta, Madrid, Mexico City and London. Prior to [solidcore], Shyam was the Director of Brand Management at Marriott, leading two fast growth hospitality brands: AC Hotels and Element Hotels. Prior, Shyam was a brand manager for Honest Tea after graduating from the Coca-Cola MBA leadership development program consisting of 5 cross-functional rotations. In addition, Shyam worked at Citi’s Institutional Client Group in New York for six years across product management, marketing research, and client sales management, eventually being promoted to Vice President.
Shyam holds an MBA from Duke Fuqua School of Business and a B.S. in Marketing from New York University Stern School of Business.
Shyam was a [solidcore] client for three years before joining the team and had never done pilates until his first class in 2018. He loved the workout after feeling the shakes from his first class and has always wanted to work with the [community] that supports mental, emotional and physical wellness. Outside of [solidcore], Shyam enjoys yoga, running, traveling (has been to 41 countries), and cooking with his wife of 4 years. Shyam is also a recent Dad, and his son Rohan is 5 months old.