Jess Catorc

Head of Partnerships, Teachable


Jess Catorc is an award-winning brand strategist that has helped thousands of entrepreneurs and startups expand their reach and revenue online. She’s been featured in Forbes, Entrepreneur, Inc., The Huffington Post, the ABC television network, and in 2019 was awarded both a Telly and Stevie award for her work.

As a creative video producer, Catorc has developed a unique method using video in outreach and to increase brand awareness. Former Executive Producer of The Oprah Winfrey Show, Co-President of Harpo Studios and OWN, Sheri Salata, has also praised Jess as “a genius talent and bonafide star”.

As a seasoned public speaker and interviewer, Catorc has spoken at events around the world including Google Campus (UK), Karlie Kloss’s coding bootcamp, Airbus (Toulouse, France), and Sound Education FM hosted at Harvard University. She’s also the host of Teachable’s annual virtual summits (with 60,000+ registrants) and over the years has interviewed the likes of Seth Godin, Marie Forleo (award-winning entrepreneur, listed in Oprah’s SuperSoul100), Kim Coles (In Living Single, In Living Color), Lisa Nichols (New York Times best-selling author), Jordan Harbinger, and Neil Patel to name a few.

Jess was selected as a leading expert to judge the 18th Generation of Start-up Chile (an initiative of the Chilean government that offers $30k equity-free funding to 100 international startups), and the International Business Awards for the Marketing/Video category.

Jess is currently serving as the Head of Partnerships at Teachable in New York City.

Upcoming SMW Events


Past SMW Events

How to Create an Effective Personalized Video Pitch for Your Business [Session 3]

4:20 PM - 5:05 PM

Hosted by Social Media Week

Sheraton Times Square


How to Create an Effective Personalized Video Pitch for Your Business [Session 2]

3:20 PM - 4:05 PM

Hosted by Social Media Week

Sheraton Times Square


How to Create an Effective Personalized Video Pitch for Your Business [Session 1]

2:20 PM - 3:05 PM

Hosted by Social Media Week

Sheraton Times Square