Shawn Andrews

Founder & CEO of BREATHE! Exp

Shawn Andrews, The Strategy and Execution Leader, is Founder & CEO of BREATHE! Exp. With over 30 years of success in marketing and business development, her broad areas of expertise include B2B and B2C marketing strategies, campaign development, revenue generation, international team building, strategic branding, operations management, market research, and strategic partnership development. Shawn has proven exemplary in creating, producing, and leading regional, national and global conferences, leadership development, and fundraising events.

Leveraging the extensive hands-on experience of launching and building a scalable company from the ground up, she is a valuable asset for companies seeking advisory on process improvements, efficiency assessments, media strategy, and leadership development. Throughout her executive career, Shawn has held leadership positions at organizations including 5AM Global, Aliyah Media, Jewish National Fund, Market-Wise365 and IKON. Since 1993, she has developed and executed strategies to maximize profitability for close to 100 U.S. and a dozen International companies from 7 different countries, including William Morris Agency, Cellular One, Presta and Lexus. In addition, she has helped established non-profit organizations surpass their average annual funding records by 600% record growth during a single campaign year.

Shawn holds a Bachelor of Business Marketing Degree from the University of Detroit Mercy. She has held paid Board positions with IKON and Urban Outfitters; Volunteer Board positions with Congregation Ner Tamid (CNT). She has led initiatives for research and solutions for Autism, homeless children, world water crisis issues, and sustainability. Most recently, Shawn was an UNLV Presidents Associates Committee (PAC) Member, a Council Member of Women for Global Change, and proud supporter of ASPCA. Additionally, she was a Mentor for the IAC Eitanim program; Recognized by U.S. Congress as 2021 Silver State Entrepreneur of the Year; Named one of the 2019 Women Inspiring Women in Nevada. Lastly, in 2017, Shawn was honored with inclusion in the UNLV Library as part of the Southern Nevada Jewish Heritage Project.

“Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.”
– Warren Bennis