Shiny Burcu Unsal is the Global Award-Winning Creator of Neuro-Shine Technology™, a 40 Under 40 Most Influential Award Recipient, a Licensed NLP Trainer, an ICF Certified Coach, an ICF Accredited Professional Coach Trainer and a seasoned Communication Expert. She is committed to helping people combine the power of their mind with the wisdom of their heart, to discover their truth for success.
She is the Founder of the Academy of Neuro-Shine Technology™, the Author of “YOU ARE A STAR! SHINE!” and a top-rated Professor at UCLA Extension, teaching Leadership Communication Strategies and Emotional Intelligence.
Born and raised in a small town in Turkey and driven by a desire for bigger achievements, she left her advertising career in Turkey and started her American Dream in 2004 in Los Angeles. After losing her father to a shocking heart attack in 2006, Shiny embarked on a journey that traveled deep within, searching for her truth and purpose.
Today, after 20,000 hours of training, Shiny is a voice for clarity, courage and confidence, teaching the skills and technology of personal transformation with love and oneness. Since 2011, she’s trained over 5,000 people, personally certified over 350 coaches. She’s an official member of the Forbes Coaches Council and a Motivational Speaker with a unique, high positive energy, having shared the stage with the best in the world, like Brendon Burchard, Les Brown and Gary Vee. She’s been featured on Hay House Radio, Forbes.com, Huffington Post and multiple other TV channels, magazines and podcasts.
Shiny takes personal pride in transforming her own mother from “a miserable widow/retired teacher,” into an inspiring Neuro-Shine Technology enthusiast who actively gives seminars in her hometown in Turkey—after the age of 60!
Shiny has received degrees from METU (Turkey’s MIT), UCLA, Harvard Business School and the University of Metaphysics and managed campaigns for Fortune 500 brands like Coca Cola, Kotex, BP and AVON at agencies like Ogilvy and McCann Erickson.
From creating her dream life on her own terms, she wholeheartedly believes in leading humanity forward and making people shine with her state-of-the art, truth-based success methodology, Neuro-Shine Technology, a blend of deep, truthful coaching and structured NLP thought strategies, neuroscience and quantum physics. It’s also the reason she changed her name to Shiny, which represents her enlightenment and the cosmic brilliance of every human mind when it’s coherent with the magical heart.