Claude Silver

Chief Heart Officer, VaynerMedia

50 years of being human
30 years of working within corporate cultures
15 years as a scholar in psychology & human development org development
15 years as a creative strategist studying human behavior
6 years hustling alongside Gary Vaynerchuk
5 years coaching at a surf company I co-founded
4 years as the world’s first ever Chief Heart Officer

But it’s not about the numbers. Quite the opposite really. As VaynerX’s first ever Chief Heart Officer, Claude Silver infuses agency with empathy to ensure the 900+ “employees” never feel like a number. Between her education in psychology, years as an advertising strategist, and time at VaynerMedia, she’s been studying and influencing human behavior for over three decades. Outside of VaynerMedia, she speaks globally about the need for heart-leadership in today’s workplace. Her success guiding client relationships, global brand strategies, operations, management, and culture is driven by an abiding passion for creating spaces in which people can thrive.