About Us

Nancy Cantor, Principal

  • Degree in Human Development ; BS from UMass Amherst
  • Special Education Teacher/Counselor specializing in Alternative Education
  • Jewelry Designer/Business Owner of Essential Designs
  • Manager and Course Leader at Landmark Education
  • Principal Dream Officer of Dream Factory Community since 2004
  • Consultant since 1994

Additional Background

  • Wife and Mother to one son, Greg, and three stepchildren
  • Landmark Education Self-Expression and Leadership Program Leader (1990-1992; 2008-2010)
  • Babson College Women's Leadership Center Mentor for Women's MBA Program
  • Babson College NAWBA Conference Panel Member for Coaching and Consulting
  • New England Chamber of Commerce Association Regional Conference Keynote Speaker
  • MetroWest Chamber Small Business Owner of the Year (2008)
  • Marlboro, Blackstone Valley, and MetroWest Chambers Kick-Off Speaker for Women's Programming
  • 10+ years BNI member ; Positions: President, VP, Educational Coordinator, Membership Chair, Member Success Coordinator, Ambassador, Special Projects Coordinator
  • Leadership Development Chair : UUAC in Sherborn, MA
  • Yoga Teacher
  • Kripalu Holistic Practitioner
  • Pan Mass Challenge Rider
  • WACA Cable Show Producer : Dream Factory Community: Living Your Dreams and The Entrepreneurs Connection

Cantor Consulting

Cantor Consulting  has offered professional development programs for entrepreneurs, business owners, and managers and employees  since 1994 , in the form of consulting, training, and coaching

Our Programs

  • The Entrepreneurs Connection
  • Private Coaching .
  • Dream Factory Community for women. Our Dream Factory Community supports women solo-entrepreneurs .  We train them to be Chief Dream Officers who are taking on their lives, their work and their world.
  • Dream Factory Programs:
    • Dream Factory CDO Training
    • Dream Factory CDO Circles
    • Dream Factory Luncheons
    • Dream Factory Ladies Night Out
    • Dream Factory Publicity Packages
    • Dream Factory Leadership Development Team
    • Dream Factory New Years Dinner
    • Dream Factory Retreat/Conference


  1. Strategy, Focus and Clarity
  2. Accountability
  3. Personal and Professional Development
  4. Community Support Structure
  5. Promotional Opportunities

What we work on

We help our clients to clarify their dreams, create plans, deal with sabotage mechanisms, and assemble a community of support for their intentions.  We focus on education, growth, and cultivating the capacities necessary to meet any objectives.  As a result, clients are empowered to create create lives and businesses of their dreams. 

Clients & Community

  • Fidelity Investments
  • Life Technologies
  • BNI
  • TD Bank Store Managers
  • Flynn Law Firm
  • Roger Sturgis and Associates
  • Ashland Public Schools
  • MetroWest Chamber of Commerce
  • Marlboro Chamber of Commerce
  • Shepherd & Goldstein LLC
  • Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy
  • Employment Options
  • Holliston Youth and Family Services
  • United Home Experts
  • Kripalu Yoga Teacher Association
  • Laser Skincare Solutions
  • Cushing Electric
  • Steve Tannuzzo Copywriting
  • Solex Payroll
  • Arbonne International National VP's, Regional VP's and their Teams
  • The Family Pet Hospital
  • J. White's Automotive
  • Your QuickBooks Guru
  • Dr. Sunners: General Dentist