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From Skincare to SaaS with Dan Reich

From Skincare to SaaS with Dan Reich

The Consumer VC Episode 126 with Dan Reich, founder/CEO of and founder/former CEO of TULA

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My guest today is Dan Reich, who is a serial entrepreneur. Some of the companies he founded are TULA and

TULA started as a digitally native health and beauty brand where Dan served as CEO from inception to over $1mm in sales in less than one year. Troops is a B2B technology company that is building a mobile-first, intelligent CRM.

On this episode, we focus on some of the differences building a high growth CPG businesses and software businesses. What I most enjoyed was hearing some of his growth techniques in the early 2010s.

Other areas we dive in on -

  1. What was your digital growth strategy with TULA?

  2. How did you expand into multichannel?

  3. Why did you decide to step down as CEO?

  4. What compelled you to start a completely different business in

  5. What are some of the differences building an enterprise business vs. consumer business?

You can listen to this episode on Apple podcasts Here, Spotify Here and other podcast distributers.

The Consumer VC
The Consumer VC: Venture Capital I B2C Startups I Commerce | Early-Stage Investing
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