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2023 40 Under Forty: Berta Zack

Age: 39 Company: Slalom Title: Principal, Experience Strategy No. of years with current company: 5 Town where I live: Enfield Town where I work: Hartford College: University of St. Joseph Highest degree: Master’s degree in business management
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Berta Zack is an experience strategy principal at Slalom, leading a consultant team for major clients and national brands. Renowned as our versatile Swiss Army knife, Zack fosters client collaboration and co-designs strategic solutions.

Zack received the Slalom “Mogul” award, and also leads the Slalom Military Resource Group, supporting local veterans. She helps lead internal training, guiding consultants on holistic growth and personal development.

She is also a Military Intelligence Staff Sergeant in the Connecticut Army National Guard.

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What’s been your biggest professional accomplishment so far in your career?

Becoming a formal people leader and mentor is my greatest accomplishment. I thrive on coaching others and helping them reach their full potential.

Additionally, in 2022, as a technical program lead, I played a pivotal role in expanding our presence in Hartford for our largest West Coast client, resulting in an extended partnership, numerous sales opportunities and project roles for our local team.

How are you involved in the community?

I’ve proudly served my country and community in the Connecticut Army National Guard for 11 years and counting. Additionally, I am an active volunteer and donate to numerous local nonprofits and PTO events. I’ve also coached youth soccer and co-founded a local running club, supporting individuals on their fitness journey.

What do you like to do outside of work?

I love to go on adventures with my wife and daughter and spend time with our family and friends. I am also obsessed with fitness and being outdoors. In addition to working out with a trainer at a local crossfit gym, I love to run.

Why do you deserve to be a 40 Under Forty?

• Recognized as an award-winning consultant and esteemed servant leader.

• Demonstrates pride and commitment in serving in the Connecticut Army National Guard, earning multiple awards and recognition.

• Exhibits steadfast resilience by viewing challenges as valuable personal and professional growth opportunities.

• Engages actively in the local community as a volunteer and coach.

Fun Fact

My current goal is to complete a timed race in each of Connecticut’s 169 towns.

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