How Elena Verlee Went From The Corporate World To Selling Socks Online To Creating A Hugely Successful Virtual PR Business
I love people like today’s guest, Elena Verlee, and I bet you will too. This is one heck of an inspiring story.
Elena came from the corporate world (yuck…just kidding…OK seriously…yuck), evolved to selling socks online, and then created a HUGELY successful virtual PR business (as in six figures successful). And now she is on the map as a big time trusted resource when it comes to public relations (sweet).
Here is her brief bio: Elena Verlee is passionate about helping even the most ordinary business become well-known and sought after through the power of publicity. She is a Visa Business Network blogger, named in Forbes.com as one of “20 Women for Entrepreneurs to follow on Twitter”, and honored in PR Web’s “25 Essential PR Blogs You Should Be Reading.” Elena authors the blog PR in Your Pajamas and is a serial entrepreneur who has built a 7-figure business from home, and has sold two of her own businesses for 6-figures. She has two young kids and recently finished her first triathlon after finally learning to swim in her 40′s.
In this interview, Elena tells her story with the hope of inspiring hustling entrepreneurs, big thinkers, and creatives like all of us.
You will learn:
- How Elena has built a business that can operate from anywhere in the world.
- Her keys to marketing and promoting yourself without being a jerkface.
- How Elena positioned herself as a trusted resource in the world of public relations.
- Why she insists on having virtual teams.
- Her business model (how she makes the bling).
- About the story of her first e-commerce experience (selling socks!).
- …and much more.
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