Sandy Marshall is a Chicago Emmy-nominated writer, producer, director, speaker, actor, and entrepreneur.
He writes the Workish syndicated humor column via Rogers Media in Canadian Business, is a NASA Social alumni, and writes for Contently's The Content Strategist. He's a longtime director at the legendary Second City, where he also teaches.
Sandy's extensive business and creative background includes 20 years of comedy, marketing, business development, and digital strategy with a focus on financial services. He's delivered content for global brands like Oath, AOL, RYOT, Twitter, Rogers, Morgan Stanley, Zappos, GE, RBC, TD, Bell, GM, Unilever, P&G, Sun Life, NATO, Basecamp, and dozens more. He's a former VP of Second City Works (the B2B arm of Second City), and served on Drake University's Board of Trustees.
He speaks at corporate events and conferences, serves as a jurist for the Banff World Media Festival, and has appeared in Fast Company, Crain’s Chicago Business, and on CBC News.
As an actor, Sandy appeared alongside Vince Vaughn in Ron Howard's The Dilemma, Thomas Lennon in Eden Court, on the Comedy Central special Still Hungry, and in dozens of commercials. He's a co-founder of Toronto's Ensemble event series alongside the WE Foundation, and Chicago's sketch ensemble Schadenfreude.