Amanda Thompson is a corporate executive, entrepreneur, inspiring trainer, speaker; and thought leader. She is also a wife and a Bonus-Mom to three kids, who built a seven figure side-hustle in Direct Sales. With extensive and diverse experience in recruiting, sales, marketing, and leadership; she co-founded authentiCITY with partner Tara Renze to offer a one of a kind community for women in direct sales.
Amanda’s vibrant energy is relatable and relevant. Her heartfelt messages speak directly to women who are seeking to create purposeful and meaningful results in their direct sales business while successfully navigating careers, family responsibilities, partnerships and relationships. Through her workshops, seminars, keynotes, and writings; Amanda empowers women of diverse backgrounds and talent levels to authentically attract business without using scripts or outdated, high-pressure tactics. Her refreshing and real approach creates an applicable and unforgettable experience for her audience.
Amanda is recognized as an industry leader and top achiever, with a servant heart. She has served her community serving in leadership roles for philanthropic organizations as well as serving on several non-profit boards. She has received numerous awards in her career outside of Direct Sales as well as countless awards in Direct Sales. She has been featured in SUCCESS FROM HOME magazine, podcasts, several other industry publications, and frequently speaks at conventions and conferences.
She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business from Colorado State University, a Senior Human Resources Professional (SPHR) certificate, and is a certified John Maxwell coach and trainer. She resides in Denver, Colorado with her husband, has two children in college, and one who is “adulting”. She and her husband are expecting a puppy in May of 2019-a Westie.