Jill is a graduate of Brown University and law school
after that, she started Paperwork Media LLC, a music management firm and her first entrepreneurial
venture. She went on to create The Bumble Brand, LLC, to sell Bumble Bells, audible anklewear for the newest of human beings (she sold it in
2011.)Having built two successful companies, she launched The Founding Moms to
connect mom entrepreneurs around the globe with one another.
A sought-after speaker,
Jill has been featured in national media outlets including CNN’s Headline News,
People Magazine, The Chicago Tribune, Daily Candy Kids, Business Matters, WGN
TV and WAHM Talk Radio. Her TED talk, Why Moms Make The
Best Entrepreneurs, received rave
reviews. She was recently named one of the Top 50 Women To Watch In Tech and Top 100 Champion Small Business Influencer. Jill writes for NBC5′s small business blog, Inc. Well, and she’s been
published in The New York Times and eHow.com.
She released her first book, Found It: A Field
Guide for Mom Entrepreneurs, published on
January 12, 2012 through Piggott Press. Orbit Media Studios named Jill one of
the Best Chicago Marketing Speakers in 2014. She’s a co-host on the most entertaining
business podcast in the world, Breaking Down Your Business. And she recently launched a Top Tips video
series for entrepreneurs.
Watch the Video
View the 1871 Website
View Website: The Founding Moms
Funded in part through a Cooperative
Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Illinois
Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity