About our Founder, Moira Shanahan
In 1998, Shanahan was recognized as one of the "divas" of Atlanta business by Business to Business magazine. Earlier, she was named one of Entrepreneur magazine's "75 Entrepreneurial Superstars," as well as a finalist for Small Business Person of the Year by the Atlanta Business Chronicle and the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce. A proud recipient of the 1995 DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Stargazers Award for Excellence in Business, she has been nominated three times for Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year Award and was named a semifinalist for 1995. Shanahan is also a respected speaker on business trends and sales and marketing issues, and has addressed national audiences for Inc. magazine and Sales & Marketing Management magazine conferences.
Shanahan also is active in many community, education and trade organizations. She is an active member of the Advisory Council for the College of Business Administration at the University of Notre Dame. She served as chairperson of Arts Alive and on the Cultural Affairs Board of the Atlanta Chamber of Commerce. In addition, she has served on the Business Council for the Arts and is a member of the Board of Directors for Theatre Gael.