CEO, The Dirty Cookie
Shahira Marei, is an Egyptian American who was raised in Orange County, California. Ms. Marei started her career as an aerospace project manager at The Boeing Company. Ms. Marei holds an MBA in management and a bachelors in Marketing from California State University Fullerton.
In 2015, five months after giving birth to her daughter, Ms.Marei started her first business, The Dirty Cookie. The Dirty Cookie was the first company in the world to innovate a new way to drink your milk from your cookie, creating a custom cookie cup. The Dirty Cookie has been featured on Business Insider, The Today Show, FOX news, The Food Network, The Cooking Channel and much more.
Shahira is passionate about bringing people and communities together and in 2018 founded a nonprofit in Southern California, LEAP (League of Egyptian American Professionals) to bring the Young Egyptian American Professionals together.