Apr 22, 2022
In this episode, my guest Jaclyn Johnson, sharing some secrets on how she built a multi-millon dollar brand.
A serial entrepreneur with two exits, angel investor, best selling author and host of a top business podcast, Jaclyn is redefining the meaning of work for a new generation of women.
An entrepreneur who started both her companies with a laptop and an idea and grew them from self-funded side projects into multi-million dollar businesses and nationally known and recognized brands.
How? By trusting my gut, seeing the whitespace, seizing the
opportunity all with an unnerving amount of drive, purpose and
I've launched and sold two companies before the age of 35. My latest company, Create & Cultivate, recognized a gap in conversations, resources, events and community for female millennial entrepreneurs and small business owners.
Now, Create & Cultivate is a cult favorite brand hosting multiple events each year, a community of 1 million plus women, a line at Target, a top business podcast & more. I’ve had the honor and privilege of interviewing such pioneers of industry like Chelsea Handler, Issa Rae, Meghan Markle, and Martha Stewart, to name a few.
And now, I want to pay it forward to burgeoning entrepreneurs, self starters and women with my fund, New Money Ventures.
Olyasha Novozhylova - NotBasicBlonde @notbasicblonde_
NotBasicBlonde Podcast - @nbbpodcast
Olyasha Novozhylova is the CEO and Founder of NotBasicBlonde brand, dedicated to inspiring young women to create an extraordinary style and embrace their individuality.
Model, Blogger, Entrepreneur, Author, AmazonLive Fashion Host, Fashion Editor, and Celebrity Podcast Host of NotBasicBlonde Podcast.
As the Founder and Host of NotBasicBlonde Podcast with over 4M downloads and celebrity guests, where no topic is off limits, Olyasha provides millennials an ultimate guide on entrepreneurship, dating, marketing, self-development, astrology, spirituality, fashion, coaching, beauty,health&wellness.
Graduated from Georgia State University with a BBA in Managerial Sciences, Olyasha successfully built a career in IT/Project Management, before she became a full time entrepreneur.
Author of the children’s bookCutie the Unicorn – It’s ok to be different, Olyasha teaches our younger generation how to express their individuality.
Olyasha has led an impressive 15-year career in fashion and runway in US and overseas, as well as enjoying several acting roles.
Olyasha has partnered with over 100 nationwide brands such as Cartier, Revolve, PrettyLittleThing, PGA, Steve Madden, Too Faced, Vital Proteins, Tarte, DryBar, Drunk Elephant, etc.