Katie Shive holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing from the University of Nevada, Reno, and is currently pursuing a Master’s in Business Administration. Katie’s diverse background in marketing, customer service and consumer finance led her to her current position at Bristlecone Holdings, a growth-stage financial technology company dedicated to helping businesses make smarter decisions about consumer credit. She is obsessed with focusing on the consumer experience through branding, public relations and social media marketing. Katie is an avid runner and often competes in races all over the West Coast. Connect with Katie on her blog [katieshive.com], Twitter [twitter.com] or LinkedIn [linkedin.com].