Welcome! Today’s featured broad is Heather Thomson, the founder of Yummie by Heather Thomson, a popular lifestyle brand of women’s wardrobe essentials. She's also one of the stars of the Bravo show The Real Housewives of NY and has been for the past three seasons. Don't miss our exclusive talk with Heather where she dishes biz tips and addresses talk of her future role on the show.
Heather says the following about her entrepreneurial journey:
Her company began because she wasn’t happy with the shapewear available to her.
Heather’s AHA moment: She literally cut up a shapewear garment and a tank top and pieced them together to create the foundational product for Yummie.
Yummie by Heather Thomson has expanded into a lifestyle brand offering bras, panties, shapewear, jeans, leggings, and activewear.
Before launching her own company, Heather worked in fashion design for celebrities such as Beyonce, JLo, and Sean Combs. It was while working for Beyonce that she came up with the idea