“She’s bat-shit crazy.”
Jill Wenger borrowed $20,000 from her grandparents to start Impulse, a designer clothing boutique that started in Seattle and turned into Totokaelo. Jill grew the brand into a global, $20M+ per year ecommerce operation with a cult following. She sold Totokaelo to Herschel Supply Company in 2015.
I’ve heard from a couple of people who worked for Jill that she’s wackadoo. Hell yes she is. Because she has to be.
We have to be.
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