About Amir Shemony
Amir Shemony’s personality is best described as a perfect equilibrium of work and play. He is ambitious and hard-working, yet also knows the importance of savoring life outside the office. Amir practices mindfulness on a daily basis and works on being present wherever he is. When it’s time to work, he does more than roll up his sleeves; Amir also demonstrates humility in everything he does. This includes giving credit to his teams and supporting their individual successes. He truly believes that investing in others is the most rewarding investment one can make. This also applies to the efforts he puts into his community. Amir Shemony donates his time, money, and resources whenever possible to help those around him.
Amir is considered a wunderkind in the world of retail/consumer products and marketing. As an executive focused on driving revenue, he has excelled as an evaluator of metrics to determine brand health by evaluating, developing, and implementing strategies to meet marketing and merchandising demands. He has extensive experience managing global brand teams in creating, implementing, and executing immersive and transformative retail strategies, both online and with traditional brick-and-mortar systems. He is exceptionally well-versed in the product lifecycle and the aspects that lead to timely and effective sell-in/sell-through, including gross margin strategies, data analysis, predictive modeling, marketing asset development, and product management. He excels in managing large-scale projects, simplifying P&L statements, and balancing budgets.
Amir earned his dual Bachelor of Arts degrees from the University of Colorado Boulder, a public research university. He majored in Communications and Psychology. Always the perpetual student, Amir is currently an MBA candidate at the University of Cincinnati Carl H. Lindner College of Business. He is studying for his MBA in Business Administration and General Management.
Amir Shemony is both a Certified Digital Marketing Professional (CDMP) and a Professional Certified Marketer (PCM). He obtained his dual certifications through the American Marketing Association (AMA) and the Digital Marketing Institute (DMI).
In his spare time, Amir Shemony is an avid sportsman. He enjoys outdoor sports like skiing, hiking, and biking. He is a world traveler and will be the first to go on any adventure that opens doors to new foods, new cultures, and new perspectives. He and his wife are minor celebrities in the world of elegant weddings. Their lavish, upscale wedding was featured on the well-respected website, The Knot, and Amir’s wife, Caroline Kalnow, is a successful entrepreneur who developed her own clothing line.