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As a multi-hyphenate trailblazer, Shannon Malkin Daniels, founder and CEO of encaptiv, possesses a unique blend of expertise, ingenuity and vision. She has parlayed her diverse background as a successful sales and marketing executive, sought-after public speaker, published author, and experienced communication coach to launch encaptiv, the all-in-one presentation, sales and marketing platform that helps presenters enhance audience engagement and achieve presentation goals.


Prior to encaptiv, Shannon’s corporate career included successfully leading diverse sales and marketing teams, creating and implementing innovative strategies that maximized growth, and developing a variety of products and services, both digital and traditional.


Shannon is a TEDx Speaker and she frequently educates small business owners and fellow entrepreneurs on effective public speaking, communication skills and entrepreneurship. She is also a Fairfield County 40 Under Forty and the founder of SPEAC, a public speaking and communication coaching practice.


Shannon is the Chair of Stamford Innovation Week and regularly speaks about the technology startup industry. She holds a master’s degree in interpersonal communication from the University of Central Florida and has served on the faculty of Columbia University and Iona College. She is also the author of Water Yourself: A Practical Guide to Weed Out the Bad, Get More Good & Live Your Dreams.

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Don't present. Encaptivate.

Engage and captivate your audience, and convert them to customers, donors or fans BEFORE they leave the room.


Hire me to speak at your next event.

I speak on a variety of communication, mindset and entrepreneurship topics.



I wrote a book!

Yep, I fulfilled my lifelong dream of writing a book. It's about establishing a positive mindset so you can achieve your goals. Give it a read.

Training & Coaching

Unlock your potential.

Hire me for one-on-one or group coaching and training on a variety of public speaking and communication topics.

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