Shelley Balanko, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President
Shelley Balanko has an informed understanding of social and cultural influences impacting the
marketplace of today and tomorrow. Shelley regularly engages a diverse audience spanning the
foodservice, consumer packaged goods and retail segments as she shares leading-edge consumer
insights and implications from the field. As a member of The Hartman Group leadership team and
head of business development, her focus is understanding industry challenges and needs.
Shelley graduated from the University of Windsor with a Ph.D. in Applied Social Psychology. She has a
MA in Applied Social Psychology from the University of Saskatchewan and a BA in Psychology from
the University of British Columbia.
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