Nan Shastry

Nan Shastry

Worthington, Kentucky, United States
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1995 Marshall University , BA , Bachelor of Arts

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Our corporation has most recently created a social networking + new media generation site called! The platform has built in capabilities to generate income for the owner - the only one of its kind in the web 2.0 world!

I began Brainy Betty ( my first corporation) as a free graphics and business resource internet site in 2000. Brainy Betty is #1 on Google of approximately 2.5 million sites under the search term "free PowerPoint templates". It is # 7 on Yahoo and MSN and rates consistently among the most popular services at Microsoft Office Marketplace. Brainy Betty has been featured in:

PC Magazine

NBC's hit show The Office

The Big Deal Book for K-12 Teachers

and many others...

Previously, at Honeywell...

Developing e-learning courses, narrating, adding sound, flash and media - created hundreds of courses over 7 years; worked in IT as well creating hundreds of sites, implementing large scale LMS, systems, and in the area of building and growing knowledge communities.

Graduated Cum Laude

Minors in Economics, English, Sociology

Marshall Women's Scholar award recipient

James Bruce Memorial Scholarship recipient

Pi Sigma Alpha Honors Political Science Society

1st place writing award: College of Liberal Arts - Creative Writing 1993

2nd place writing award: College of Liberal Arts - Creative Writing 1994

2007: Prentice Hall Publishing: Author of "Podcasting for Trainers"

1999: Macmillan Books: Sam's Publishing Division - Technical Editor, Contributing Editor for Teach

Yourself Microsoft Publisher 98; Author, Ned Snell

1995 - 1996: Ashland Daily Independent: Political Columnist

1992 - 1993: Associate Editor, Contributing Writer: Onward magazine, Dayton, Ohio

2003 Speaker: ISPI (International Society for Performance Improvement), Conference, Boston, MA -

Sponsored by Qarbon, Inc.

July 2002: Recipient of the Kentucky Foundation for Women Grant ($4,500)


Macromedia Breeze and Captivate, Articulate, Microsoft Sharepoint Portal and WSS Site Technology, FrontPage, PowerPoint, SwishMax 2.0, Publisher 97 and above, FlashPaper 2, Mind Jet Mind Manager, Paint Shop Pro 9, Podcasting, Visio 2000, Digital Imaging Pro 9, KeeBoo Creator, Audacity, Qarbon ViewletBuilder, RSS Readers, Saba LMS (administration), Visual Basic Programming, Live Meeting, podcasting, vodcasting, blogging, social networking, speaking, training, custom e-learning development!