Dr. Sheetal J. Patel is a fifteen-year veteran of creating engaging brands, marketing strategies, and stories that effectively impact people’s lives. She has worked across industries helping organizations understand their employees and customers in order to have the greatest impact. Her recent research has focused on meaningful work, multigenerational workplaces, learning, DEI online, and brand management. She is currently the co-founder of 95z, researcher and strategist at LinkedIn, and speaks and consults regularly.
Patel is a published author. She was awarded the NACE/Chevron Award by the National Association of Colleges and Employers for achievement and innovation in branding. She has also been the recipient of over $225,000 in fellowships, grants, and scholarships for her research. She is dedicated to developing stories that serve her communities in her spare time as well, participating in such activities as the classical dance performance art of Kuchipudi, photography, and writing about women and balance.