Marja Norris is the CEO and Founder of MarjaNorris.com, a company dedicated to helping women achieve their career goals with style and confidence. With a distinguished career in finance, Marja has successfully navigated the male-dominated business world. Working her way up from an entry-level assistant to a Senior Vice President, she draws on her three decades of experience in the corporate world to empower women to pursue their highest goals and blossom into everything they can be.
A Top 100 Barron’s Woman Advisor and graduate of the Parsons New School in Manhattan in summer intense fashion design, Marja has studied under the finest fashion designer professors in the world. Combining this experience with her role as a contributing author to the bestselling book Hot Mama in (High) Heels, Marja is passionate about coaching women on projecting their best professional selves. With the publication of her latest book, The Unspoken Code: A Businesswoman’s No-Nonsense Guide to Making It in the Corporate World, Marja’s mission is to provide women with the tools to successfully navigate the workplace through heightened confidence, excellent communication skills, and dressing the part to achieve career success.
Marja is an alumnus of the board of directors for Haven for victims of domestic violence and is a supporter of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation. A portion of all profits from book proceeds are donated to Haven and MMRF. She lives in Michigan with her husband Jerry and is a mother to two adult children.