From appearing alongside Vince Vaughn in Ron Howard’s The Dilemma to serving as a VP at the world famous Second City, Sandy Marshall has built a career blending comedy and business in Toronto, Chicago, and NYC.

He currently appears as the Exxon scientist in television spots, created the Workish humor columns for Rogers Media, and is the “Howard” in Toronto’s Norman Howard comedic content shop alongside Sandy Jobin-Bevans (work for brands like RBC, Verizon, and Contently).

In the potpourri category: Sandy is a Chicago Emmy nominated writer/producer, a NASA Social alum, appeared on Comedy Central’s Still Hungry special, and spent years directing for Second City’s National Touring company. He speaks about conference call etiquette at business conferences, co-founded Chicago’s sketch ensemble Schadenfreude (NPR, Lollapalooza, Just for Laughs, etc.), co-founded Toronto’s Ensemble event series, and serves on the Faculty at the Second City Training Centre.

As a volunteer, Sandy is a 4-time jurist at the Banff World Media Festival, facilitator for WE’s Incubation Hub, and served on the Board of Trustees at Drake University, his alma mater.

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