Epic Teams equips your people to lead like pros.

We are on a mission to boost the impact of forward thinking companies by increasing the performance and retention of leaders. 

Our approach draws upon our unique experience in talent development and social science to create the most impactful leadership training in Silicon Valley. 

Meet the Founder and CEO

Shannon Hall, Ph.D. 

Dr. Hall is a tech sociologist, with expertise in leadership and team performance

Dr. Hall leverages her 10+ years of experience researching and consulting with startups and Fortune 500 companies into co-founding Epic Teams and serving as a lead consultant and trainer. 

Dr. Hall received her Ph.D. in Sociology from Columbia University, with an emphasis in technology and organizations. Over the past decade, she has applied her unique background to help clients develop science-based approaches for maximizing performance and impact. She has also designed and delivered highly effective evidence-based workplace training programs for institutions across the country, in conjunction with the MacArthur Foundation and the National Science Foundation. Dr. Hall is certified as a Positive Psychology Coach and teaches team coaching courses at General Assembly in San Francisco.

With Epic Teams, Dr. Hall has pioneered a new approach to leadership training that distills cutting-edge insights to solve the growth challenges of today’s high velocity companies.

Your leaders will benefit from Dr. Hall's:

  • effective “train the trainer” approach to helping managers develop direct reports 
  • signature Personal Leadership Plan for increasing results and engagement 
  • graceful yet impactful coaching style for gaining trust and uncovering truths  

What Our Clients Say

"Thanks to Epic Teams, we are seeing a powerful and positive shift in how we approach people development in our company."

- Mor Sidi, Head of Operations, Zendrive

"The team loved working with Shannon. I cannot give Epic Teams a higher recommendation."

- Jen Kim, Employee Experience, Lever

"This was a fantastic way to firm up relationships around the office." 

- A.M., Software Engineer, AllTrails

"Valuable experience with great takeaways for both teams and individuals."

- G.C., L&D Program Manager, Electronic Arts 

"The tools offered were extremely relevant and easy to integrate into our company structure," 

- Jennifer Kartinger, CEO at OMPower