About Samantha Ettus
As a dedicated champion of women, Sam has devoted her career to advancing and supporting women in the pursuit of their dreams.
Since earning her undergraduate and MBA degrees from Harvard, Sam has become a bestselling author of five books, a renowned speaker, Forbes Contributor and host of a nationally syndicated call-in radio show. Sam’s most recent book is The Pie Life: A Guilt-Free Recipe for Success and Satisfaction. She writes a popular weekly work/life newsletter and penned a Washington Post Op-ed that landed in the top 10 Op-eds of 2017. Sam is the CEO and Co-founder of Park Place Payments, a company that is changing the lives of women while disrupting the payment processing industry.
Sam makes regular national television appearances on shows including NBC News, The Doctors, Access Hollywood, Good Morning America and The TODAY Show, among others. She has been featured and quoted in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, USA Today, Inc, Fast Company and Success Magazine. She hosted 75 episodes of leading Internet talk show Obsessed TV, which she created and produced with entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk.
Sam is active in causes relating to women and girls and is Co-founder of the Los Angeles Women’s Collective, aimed at supporting women to run for office and win. Sam lives in Los Angeles with her husband and three children.