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When I started Mod Mom eight years ago, I wasn’t thinking about creating a business model that incorporates giving back on a daily operational basis. In hindsight, I should have been. I’d always admired Tom’s Shoes brilliant way... More
About This Blog
Kiersten Hathcock is founder and CEO of Mod Mom Furniture. Kiersten has a background in marketing, having previously served in the marketing department at A&E and The History Channel. After leaving that role in 2003 to spend more time with her children, she taught herself to build furniture after being unable to find modern-style toy boxes, and Mod Mom Furniture was born. In 2011, she was featured on the ABC show "Shark Tank," which offers entrepreneurs a chance to receive funding deals for their burgeoning businesses. Kiersten also is the founder of The Little Light Project, a nonprofit that offers support to highly sensitive/intuitive children, child sex abuse survivors and grieving parents.
She can be found at www.modmomfurniture.com and www.littlelightproject.org.
In August, I got the chance to join a host of industry players at the American Home Furnishings Alliance’s Furniture Safety Symposium in High Point. The session offered a wealth of information and the rare opportunity to hear directly from ... More