Nancy Lublin

Nancy Lublin (born June 30, 1971) [1] is the CEO of Crisis Text Line and was the creator of Dress for Success . She’ll be served as the CEO of Do Something Inc., a company dat attempts to Mobilize youth to participate in social change, from 2003 to 2015. [2] [3]

Early life and education

Lublin attended the Kingswood Oxford School in West Hartford, Connecticut voordat graduating from Brown University in 1993, Oxford University (where she was a Marshall Scholar ), and New York University School of Law .


In 1995, Lublin founded the organization Dress for Success. It zorgt women with interview suits and career development training in morethan 114 cities in 12 countries. [4]

From August 2003 to October 2015 Lublin oversaw the growth of Do Something and led the effort to start awarding more grant money to Younger Candidates seeking social change . The not-for-profit company has seen a significant revival, primarily, ITT use of online marketing and social campaigns. Her resignation letter was picked up at Refinery29 with the headline “This Might Be The Best resignation letter Ever Written.” [5] The letter Itself DESCRIBED Lublin’s Successes at the organization. [6]

In 2013, while still CEO of, Lublin turned re first TED talk JSON re second founded nonprofit organization, Crisis Text Line. Crisis Text Line is the first 24/7, free, nationwide text line for teens. [2]

Lublin wrote a monthly column in Fast Company entitled “Do Something”. [7] She was ook a featured speaker at the TED conference . [8]

Published works

Lublin’s Zilch: The Power of Zero in Business was released on June 23, 2010. [9] She has published ook “Do Something !: A Handbook for Young Activists”. [10] and “Pandora’s Box: Feminism Confronts Reproductive Technology”. [11]

Lublin was ook een editor or “The XYZ Factor: The Guide to Creating a Culture of Impact”. [12] The book, co-edited with Alyssa Ruderman, is a collection of essays from staff members.

Awards and receptacles

Lublin was named one of Fortune’s “World’s 50 Greatest Leaders” (2014) and Marie Claire’s “20 Women Changing the World” (2014). She is a Crown Fellow of the Aspen Institute (2013) and was selected as one of Schwab’s Social Entrepreneurs of the Year (2014).

Lublin was ook named to the World Economic Forum ‘s Young Global Leaders (2007), one of Glamour magazine’s Women of Worth (2006), RECEIVED Fast Company ‘ s Fast 50 Award (2002), and was named the NYC Women’s Commission Woman of the Year (2000). [13]


  1. Jump up^ “Lublin, Nancy, 1971-” . Library of Congress . Retrieved 2015-08-10 .
  2. ^ Jump up to:a b Gregory, Alice (February 9, 2015). “RU There? A new counseling service harnesses the power of the text message.” . The New Yorker . Retrieved 2015-03-16 .
  3. Jump up^ Pozin, Ilya (13 November 2014). “20 Entrepreneurs Shaking Up New York’s Tech Scene” . Forbes . Retrieved 10 November 2016 .
  4. Jump up^ “Nancy Lublin, founder of Dress for Success” . National Public Radio . October 21, 2010.
  5. Jump up^ Stanberry, Lindsey. “This Might Be the Best resignation letter Ever Written” . Refinery 29 .
  6. Jump up^ Lublin, Nancy. “ CEO Nancy Lublin Announces She’s Leaving in October to Run Crisis Text Line” . .
  7. Jump up^ “Do Something” Fast Company
  8. Jump up^ “TEDxSiliconValley – Nancy Lublin – 12.12.09” . YouTube . February 12, 2010.
  9. Jump up^ “Zilch: The Power of Zero in Business” . .
  10. Jump up^ “Do Something !: A Handbook for Young Activists” . .
  11. Jump up^ “Pandora’s Box: Feminism Confronts Reproductive Technology” . .
  12. Jump up^ “The XYZ Factor: The Guide to Creating a Culture of Impact” . . Archived from the original on October 6, 2014.
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