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 executives, 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 objectives, 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.  Our clients create unprecedented results.

Clients & Community:

  • Thermo Fisher
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Life Technologies
  • Framingham State University
  • 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