Skip Shuda

Skip is the founder of Philly Marketing Labs,, a Social Media and Internet Marketing Strategy company that partners with growing businesses to provide visibility to profitability using goal-driven dashboards. Skip and his team employ Social and Search channels coupled with community building tactics to drive results.

Skip has a passion for building Internet and software companies and guiding others who seek to do the same. In the mid-90’s, he started an eCommerce software company that created one of the world’s first online banking systems for Bank of America. He has provided Web marketing and strategic guidance to brands like Comcast Corporation, The Vanguard Group and Mellon Financial.

Skip serves on the advisory board of a number of technology startups (123Linkit, CityRyde, PlaySay) and teaches entrepreneurship at the Wharton Small Business Development Center. His volunteer work includes donating time to The Philadelphia Academy, Integral Philly and The Main Social Media Group Meetup.

Skip has Certificate level training in Integral Theory (study of human perspectives), Holacracy (system of agile governance), Role-based Assessment (team building typology), SEO and Web Analytics. He is currently studying for his black belt in Aikido and lives with his family in suburban Philadelphia.

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