Cohorts of 10-20 businesses attend six, virtual, instructor-led training sessions focusing on key aspects of growing a successful online business. Upon completion of the instructor-led sessions, participants have access to one-on-one mentorship for six months. Cohorts also will be invited to attend moderated, open sessions for additional community-building, peer-mentorship, and coaching.
Special purpose cohorts have enhanced features including introduction to exporting, direct funding to participating businesses through cash grants and individualized digital marketing plans.
Meet Our Facilitator
Amber Jackson is the CEO of Hype & Harvest, a firm offering coaching, organizational learning, and strategy development solutions to support the success of senior leaders and founders of product-based businesses. With a heart and mind for both people and profits, Amber supports ambitious, whole-hearted leaders as they grow profitable eCommerce brands. Her work through Hype & Harvest is based on her twenty years of experience leading teams at globally recognized CPG brands. She most recently led as Head of eCommerce & DTC at FIJI Water and previously held roles at Warner Bros. Discovery, Disney, and Johnson & Johnson. Amber holds an M.B.A. from UCLA Anderson School of Management and a B.S. in English from Carnegie Mellon University.
In addition to Hype & Harvest, Amber is also the Founder of Drizzle Scones, an online specialty scone bakery that puts a sweet American twist on the classic British pastry. A hostess at heart, she launched the business in 2023 to help home cooks and event hosts spend less time in the kitchen and more time doing what they do best – bringing people together and building community. Amber lives in Los Angeles with her pandemic puppy, Charley.