Sheldon Zhai

Sheldon has been marketing and selling stuff online since he was just a kid. At the age of 12, he was selling computers that he assembled himself online and building his own websites. Years later at the University of Wisconsin – Madison, Sheldon received a prestigious research fellowship and work as a scientist in a cellular and molecular biology lab for three years.

Research was fun and thought-provoking, but Sheldon quickly realized that he couldn’t ignore his entrepreneurial spirit intertwined with passion in science, marketing and technology. Supreme, the first digital marketing agency exclusively for life science companies was born shortly after.

Together with the Supreme Team, Sheldon has helped thousands of people do a better job of getting results online. In addition, Sheldon has put out numerous articles on life science digital marketing, web design, and more over the last few years. In 2019, Sheldon was awarded Forbes 30 Under 30 in Marketing and Advertising for his work helping life science companies with digital transformation and marketing.

Sheldon is also a regular speaker at a number events and the host of his personal non-for-profit podcast, Why You No Doctor a podcast that empowers young Asians across the globe to pursue unconventional career paths. Guests include numerous Asian-American entrepreneurs, artists, and Forbes 30 Under 30 recipients across industries.

Favorite Books

  • Linchpin by Seth Godin
  • Leonardo da Vinci by Walter Isaacson
  • The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand
  • The War of Art by Steven Pressfield
  • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey

Interests

  • Podcasting
  • Long Walks
  • Performing Arts
  • Video Games
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu / MMA