Featured Speaker – Shibani Faehnle, Initiative Development Manager/ Collaboration Coordinator, KeyBank & Owner, Bombay Taxi LLC
Shibani Faehnle joined KeyBank in 2005 and is currently Business Development Strategist with the Community Bank. Prior to that, she was the Interim Intern Program Manager for the Corporate Bank. Her past experiences at Key include Vice President with the Private Loan Management Group of KeyBanc Capital Markets, focusing on the Gaming Travel & Leisure, Healthy & Active, and Food & Wine sectors within the Consumer Markets segment. In addition, Shibani covered Technology as well as Waste Management.
Prior to joining the firm, she was a Commercial Credit Analyst at Sky Financial Group, subsequent to completing a management training program at Sky. She also worked as an Account Manager at CDW.
Shibani holds a B.S. in Business Economics from Miami University (Ohio). In 2003, she received a M.A. in Economics, also from Miami University. Shibani graduated from The Cleveland Leadership Center’s Bridge Builders Program in 2015.
Shibani is a board member for the Young Professionals Advisory Council for Miami University’s Farmer School of Business. She is also a board member for the inaugural class of BVU: The Center for Nonprofit Excellence Young Professionals Ambassadors Program. She leads Key’s Young Professional Business Networking and Impact Group. She is a former board member and current active volunteer for Secondhand Mutts and The Circle- Cleveland Orchestra’s Young Professionals. Shibani is a founding partner of SheInTheCLE.com, a nationally recognized blog. She is also the founder of BombayTaxiBoutique.com, an online jewelry boutique and blog, which was awarded Editor’s Choice for Best Online Boutique by Cleveland Magazine’s Best of Cleveland 2016. She was also honored as Crain’s Cleveland Business Forty Under 40 in 2016. She is a frequent speaker on entrepreneurship, women’s leadership and young professionals leadership. Shibani is a native of Mumbai, India and has called Cleveland, Ohio home since 2004.
Session: Mastering the Side Hustle