Andy Widmann

Andy Widmann has 10+ years’ experience working as an entrepreneur, consultant, and executive with growth orientated, disruptive businesses. After founding Wicker Park Rehearsal Studios, a music studio and rehearsal space in Chicago, Andy co-founded Shift Media, a environmental lifestyle magazine and digital portal which one $100K in seed funding from NYU Stern’s business plan competition. Andy later started ABW Consulting where he worked advising on strategy with clients ranging from Fortune 500 media companies to early stage start-ups. Beyond consulting, Andy has worked with EMI Music in digital business development, Pearson in digital strategy, and currently works launching a new business at American Express.

Outside of his work-life, and has written and produced award-winning film and theater and spends time playing music around New York City.

Andy holds a BS from Purdue and an MBA from INSEAD.