Akilah Thompkins-Robinson is the owner of Online Boutique Source. Akilah has been working with online retailers for over 10 years as a web designer and marketing coach. Akilah learned businesses need more than just a pretty website they need online marketing, branding, and help get traffic to make sales. While designing for others Akilah also opened a few of her own business selling stationery, jewelry, tee shirts, business retail designs, Pampered Chef, etc. and even sold Mary Kay.
Akilah also found took a little time to speak at events and get featured on sites like Small Biz Chat, Career Magazine, Revision Path Podcast, and various WordCamps.
In June 2013 Online Boutique Source was formed to share all of Akilah’s online retail knowledge. I started Online Boutique Source as a niche site and over the year introduced training and coaching to further help online boutique owners. Akilah’s doesn’t just share her personal experience, but also experience she gained working with different businesses from retail, to corporate, to nonprofit.