About

Hey, thanks for visiting my site – I’m Zack.

Zack Young

An Entrepreneur.
I have been building online businesses since I was 16. From website hosting & technology consulting to digital marketing & web platforms – I have started ventures in multiple industries. Away from my own ventures, I’m deeply involved with the startup scene. I mentor at leading programmes including; Oxygen Accelerator, DotForge, Young Enterprise, Microsoft Ventures & IncuBus.

A Performance Coach.

I’m an accredited lifestyle & business coach supporting ambitious people through transitions in life, new ventures, personal challenges & more. I also support early stage startup founders through the unique personal challenges which come from building a business. Through my background in psychology, philosophy & NLP I use multiple coaching frameworks to deliver personal breakthroughs. Get in touch here if you’d like to learn more.

A Digital Strategist.

For the last 8 years I have worked on digital strategy for hundreds of businesses. From global FMCG brands, NGOs and SMEs I have advised and executed against a variety of business objectives. I have a range of case studies & testimonials available upon request. You can view my LinkedIn here or learn more about the clients I have worked with here.

I’m a partner at Digital Native Ventures a globally distributed strategic innovation consultancy. Occasionally I’m also available for freelance or contract work, if you have a project you would like to hire me for contact me here.

I also write for numerous online media publications including Huffington Post, GlassdoorPrsuit & American Express Travel. In 2015 I joined the global community of Digital Nomad’s and in 2016 I wrote a book ‘Learning to Wake Up‘ about breaking free from the resistance and finding freedom, it’s available on Amazon in paperback or Kindle format.

Other highlights include;

– Director & Trustee of Citizens Online, a UK charity setup to tackle the issues around digital inclusion in the UK. I was the youngest member of the board and was brought on to advise on digital strategy & setup training programmes for all localised delivery sites.

– Consultant & Project Manager to The Land Trust, an organisation which manages public spaces in the UK. Through this contract, I built their social & content strategy, secured a digital grant from Google & delivered training for the effective use of social to public space managers.

– Associate Trainer for Dare2Lead, a leadership organisation. I was hired for a contract with the Isle of Man government to hold workshops on personal branding, leadership & interview skills to equip the youth with the right skills for employment.

Outside of work I enjoy travelling, lifelong learning, new technologies, reading, and spending time with friends and family.

Please feel free to contact me with questions, or ideas. You could even say hello on twitter here.

If you’re interested to see who I’ve worked with take a look at my LinkedIn profile below, feel free to connect. 

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