Angel Johnson is the CEO and Founding father of ICONI, a motivational activewear model for women and men. She holds a Bachelor’s diploma from The Citadel and a Grasp’s diploma from the American Army College. Angel served in the US Air Drive for eight years, and it was throughout this time that she developed the thought for her enterprise. She launched the ICONI leggings in 2019, and the model has been featured in Ladies’s Well being Journal, Folks Journal, and O, The Oprah Journal. 10% of ICONI’s income are donated to nonprofit organizations to assist make a distinction on the planet, one legging at a time.
Immediately, Angel joins me to share the story of her ICONI leggings firm and the second that impressed her to start out the corporate. She reveals a number of the challenges of beginning a clothes line and which gross sales channels she makes use of to promote her merchandise. She supplies data on Amazon help assets and explains why she selected to promote by way of their platform. Angel additionally discusses what made her resolve to offer again from the start of her enterprise, the nonprofits companions she works with, and what she loves about being an entrepreneur.
“Should you’re doing good on the planet and good issues are taking place to you, be sure to don’t overlook about folks.” – Angel Johnson
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This week on SmallBizChat Podcast:
- The inspiration behind the ICONI athleisure put on model
- How Angel got here up with the identify ICONI
- The challenges of beginning a clothes enterprise
- Gross sales channels Angel makes use of to promote her leggings
- Help companies from Amazon that helped Angel in her enterprise
- Why Angel selected to record on Amazon
- How ICONI made it onto the Oprah’s Favourite Issues record
- How being a veteran has affected the enterprise
- Nonprofit companions that ICONI works with
- Why Angel wished to offer again from the beginning of the enterprise
- What Angel loves about entrepreneurs
- A brand new product line coming from ICONI
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