END 031: Rhett Power: On a Mission to Sell One Million Frogs

Rhett Power co-founded Wild Creations in 2007 and quickly built the company into the Fastest Growing Business in South Carolina. He and his team have won over 40 national awards for their innovative kids toys and have been in Inc. Magazine’s 500/5000 company two years in a row. Rhett believes his Peace Corps experience taught him everything he needed to succeed in business. Follow his personal blog and follow him on Twitter at @rhettpower.

If Rhett Was Given the Last Tweet Known to Mankind – What Would It Be?

Resistance Rhett Experienced in the Beginning Days

Rhett and his business partner bought a small, struggling company right before the Great Recession began. Money was very tight. Rhett didn’t receive a paycheck out of the business for almost 2 years, yet he and his partner kept going and eventually began to see profit. Now they are selling millions of dollars worth of toys.

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Entrepreneurial Break-Through Moment

Wild Creations has mostly marketed themselves as a wholesaler but recently Rhett began to sense that they needed to focus more of their attention and marketing efforts toward online sales.

 

Words of Encouragement

At some point you have to stop thinking and start doing. Take the risk but manage the risk you take.

How to Connect With Rhett Power

Go to his website at: http://WildCreations.com

Rhett is currently writing a book called One Million Frogs https://www.facebook.com/OneMillionFrogs/likes

On Twitter: https://twitter.com/rhettpower

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