SHAN-LYN MA^^CEO & Founder of

Shan-Lyn Ma is the CEO and Founder of, wedding registry that will go to great lengths to find the best brands, both known and unknown. Zola has developed technology that helps couples get more out of their registry, letting them personalize everything with their own notes and pictures, add gifts from any website, and ship at their convenience. Previously, Shan-Lyn was the Chief Product Officer of Chloe + Isabel and prior to that, the General Manager of Gilt Taste, Gilt’s entrance into the food and wine arena. Shan-Lyn has held product and marketing roles at Yahoo! Shan-Lyn holds a BCommerce with First Class Honours from the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia and an MBA from Stanford University.

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2017 Panel: Women in Entrepreneurship: Investment and Opportunity