Amy Bruske is an internationally renowned author, sales trainer and keynote speaker. She’s the president of Kolbe Corp, a top level consulting firm that helps family owned businesses around the globe achieve optimal efficiency, increase profitability and enhance corporate and personal success.
Amy rose from humble beginnings at the Jenny Craig corporation to become a divisional supervisor responsible for sales training and operations for different regions in the USA. She transitioned to Kolbe to help lead the company’s sales and sales training efforts. Over the years her responsibilities and profile grew and today she serves as a key member of the executive team.
She’s the co-author of BUSINESS IS BUSINESS: Reality Checks for Family-Owned Companies and is a highly sought after keynote speaker helping business leaders around the world. She was recently named Business Owner of the Year by the Phoenix chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO).
In this episode we discuss Amy’s entrepreneurial journey, the challenges she’s overcome, what it’s like working in a family owned business (her step-mom, noted entrepreneur and thought leader Kathy Kolbe founded the company) and lots more.