About Zontee

Zontee Hou is a passionate advisor and teacher of communications. She’s the founder of Brooklyn-based consultancy Media Volery and co-lead of the respected Convince & Convert consulting team.

Her 10+ years of experience in the marketing industry has garnered multiple awards including several PR News Platinum Awards and a Forrester Groundswell Award.

Whether consulting for major brands and organizations including Oracle Marketing Cloud, Indiana University, and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization or working with her graduate students at both Columbia University and the City College of New York, Zontee brings her unique ability to draw connections between marketing methodology and business goals.

She’s been quoted by Social Media Examiner, Content Marketing Institute, CIO.com, and CMO.com. She has also been profiled by Direct Marketing News.

In a previous life, Zontee was also a podcaster, a crafts & hobbies personality, and has been seen on PBS and the Martha Stewart Show.

Work with Zontee through:

  • her New York-based consulting firm, Media Volery
  • the stellar team at Convince & Convert, led by Jay Baer
  • the Geniecast platform, bringing speakers into your office/event virtually
  • her classes at Columbia University and the City College of New York, the flagship school of the CUNY system

Zontee is also a regular contributor to marketing publications, including the Convince & Convert blog (ranked the #1 content marketing blog).

She received her BS in Marketing and International Business from NYU Stern School of Business and MS in Strategic Communications from Columbia University.