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Ep 53: Early Days of Thrasio, Acquiring Brands, and Building Teams with John Hefter - SVP, Creative & Brand Strategy at Thrasio

Yoni Kozminski
September 14, 2021
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Today's episode is with John Hefter - Senior Vice President and one of the founders of Thrasio. Thrasio buys and grows Amazon businesses and is the fastest profitable U.S. company to ever reach a $1B valuation.

As a founding member and SVP, John is involved in curating grand design and product development for the company's entire brand portfolio, as well as their overarching company strategy across a large variety of complex domains.

Topics covered:

  • Early days of Thrasio
  • Acquiring brands
  • Business mindset
  • Hiring good people
  • Building & hiring large teams

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Yoni Kozminski
Founder & CEO - Escala & MultiplyMii

The host of Successful Scales by night and the CEO of Escala & MultiplyMii by day with a burning desire to solve the problems that exist in scaling businesses.