The Pitch: JJ Ramberg sells online savings while supporting a cause
Did JJ Ramberg convince you in her 60 seconds? The best coupons and deals from more than 30,000 online retailers? Yes, please! And some of the proceeds going to our favorite charities? Doesn't get much better than that!
Name: JJ Ramberg
What you’re pitching: Goodshop is the site that makes you feel good about shopping. We list the best coupons and deals at more than 30,000 stores, and for many of these stores, we donate a percentage of what you spend to your favorite nonprofit or school. To date, we’ve saved people more than $100 million and raised more than $11 million that has gone towards helping stray dogs, finding a cure for cancer, cleaning up our oceans, funding school libraries and thousands of other causes.
Position: Cofounder, Goodshop.com
Hails from: Los Angeles, Brooklyn
Birthday: Oct. 17, 1970
Personal life: Married to an architect with three kids — 5, 6 and 7. It’s controlled chaos at all times!
Priors: MBA, Stanford Graduate School of Business
Mentor(s)/people who inspire: My mother, who raised her four children and then started what became a very successful company in her mid-40s.
Last read/watched/listened: Watched: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt; Read: Half the Sky
Guilty pleasure: Lucky Charms
How I recharge: Go for a run
Top of travel wish list: Papua New Guinea
What does it take to change someone’s mind? To convince them to buy a product, modify their daily routine or completely make over their lives? Could you sell someone on an idea in under 60 seconds? We invite you to try. But remember — the clock is ticking. To participate in The Pitch or recommend someone you know, contact us at ThePitch@SheKnows.com.