Simi Ranajee, Ph.D., MBA
Dr. Simi Ranajee is a goal-driven C-level executive with over 25 years of experience in sales, marketing, business development, communications, and strategy. She has worked with a range of clients and industries during various phases of their life cycle from start-ups to well-established organizations.
Dr. Ranajee is a former Miss India Worldwide where one of her duties was being the host of Bombay Broadcast Network. After winning the title, she then went on to get her Doctorate and founded her own company known as the IMISCO, an organization that develops business influence through strategic collaboration. She has held senior leadership roles at organizations like Wyeth, Discovery Channel, and Edelman.
She also held multiple corporate roles, serves on profit and non-profit boards, and speaks to international audience sharing her journey. She feels fortunate to be a catalyst and an educator on how much power each and every one of us have by tapping into certain innate behaviors.
In addition to corporate roles, she co-founded Mission Neem 5 and serves on the Women’s Board for the American Cancer Society, American Patient Rights Association, and volunteers for many others. She has also received numerous awards and was named one of Chicago’s ‘Rising Stars’ by Today’s Chicago Woman named 40 under 40. She is now an author of a children’s book entitled: The World of Wonder. Also, she previously gave her TEDx Talk entitled: My Holes Can Sing.