The Rainmaker Podcast

A Marketer's Story Stepping into Entrepreneurship with Amanda Thompson

October 25, 2023 Veronica Romney Episode 57
The Rainmaker Podcast
A Marketer's Story Stepping into Entrepreneurship with Amanda Thompson
Show Notes

If you're a marketer with dreams of running your own show one day, you're in for a treat. In this episode, we dive deep into the story of Amanda Thompson a remarkable individual who has conquered one of the toughest industries out there – the overly saturated skincare industry. She's worked with both celebrities and everyday folks, climbing the corporate ladder from manager to VP, all the way to becoming the chief of all things skincare.

But here's the twist – she's taken the bold step of leaving the corporate safety net behind to embark on her own entrepreneurial adventure. In this candid conversation, we explore her journey from the pivotal decision to leave the corporate world. You'll discover the stark differences between marketing for a skincare giant and marketing for herself, and the valuable lessons she's learned along the way.

This episode is brimming with golden nuggets of wisdom and insights, making it a must-listen for anyone at a crucial juncture in their marketing career.

Learn more about Amanda:

Amanda Thompson is an inspiring, authentic leader and achiever who leaves an indelible mark wherever she goes. With 15 years of experience in sales and marketing, she has trailblazed and advanced marketing in the loud, and ultra-competitive space of beauty. A curious and consistent learner, Amanda leans into data, technology, and her intuition to create and deliver- innovative, effective marketing strategies. From VP to CMO, in the tapestry of Amanda's life, her most cherished titles are wife to Brad, bonus mom to Ander, Margaux, and Alec, and dog mom to Ole (pronounced Oh-lee) the labradoodle.

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