New Trainings each month on WHATS WORKING NOW in Online Business!JOIN NOW!!!


How Elena Verlee Went From The Corporate World To Selling Socks Online To Creating A Hugely Successful Virtual PR Business

8 Steps to Turning What You Already Know into a Successful Online Course

The 8 step process to the successful with online courses + free gifts for attending!

Unlock the Offer!
Featured On

Click Here If You Prefer Audio OnlyClick Here If You Prefer Audio Only

I love people like today’s guest, Elena Verlee, and I bet you will too. This is one heck of an inspiring story.

Elena VerleeElena came from the corporate world (yuck…just kidding…OK seriously…yuck), evolved to selling socks online, and then created a HUGELY successful virtual PR business (as in six figures successful). And now she is on the map as a big time trusted resource when it comes to public relations (sweet).

Here is her brief bio:¬†Elena Verlee is passionate about helping even the most ordinary business become well-known and sought after through the power of publicity. She is a Visa Business Network blogger, named in as one of “20 Women for Entrepreneurs to follow on Twitter”, and honored in PR Web’s “25 Essential PR Blogs You Should Be Reading.”¬†Elena authors the blog PR in Your Pajamas and is a serial entrepreneur who has built a 7-figure business from home, and has sold two of her own businesses for 6-figures. She has two young kids and recently finished her first triathlon after finally learning to swim in her 40’s.

Whew, impressive.

In this interview, Elena tells her story with the hope of inspiring hustling entrepreneurs, big thinkers, and creatives like all of us.

You will learn:

  • How Elena has built a business that can operate from anywhere in the world.
  • Her keys to marketing and promoting yourself without being a jerkface.
  • How Elena positioned herself as a trusted resource in the world of public relations.
  • Why she insists on having virtual teams.
  • Her business model (how she makes the bling).
  • About the story of her first e-commerce experience (selling socks!).
  • …and much more.

Enjoy and. as usual, leave your thoughts below and I promise not to bite (hard).

Connect With Elena (and tell her you saw her on RISE!):

At PR In Your Pajamas (blog and more)
On Twitter

This Episode Is Super-Proudly Sponsored By

YP.comCheck out as an alternative for local search. They have a slick new design and have really made some nice improvements. Give it a whirl!





RISE Big Freakin’ Idea Lunch Tickets NOW ON SALE!!!

If you hate big ideas, awesome people, and a great lunch…you might want to skip the RISE Big Freakin’ Idea Lunch on October 27th. Otherwise, I’d HIGHLY recommend grabbing one of just 50 tickets right here (there are only two lunches left this year and they are going to be killer).

Reminders & News:

Subscribing: There are new episodes of RISE every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday (Tuesday and Thursday feature articles, blog posts, and other videos) featuring unique entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and other interesting folks here to help you build your business. You can hear about them first and have them directly delivered to you in a few different ways:


RSS: You can subscribe via RSS right here.

iTunes: You can get RISE episodes right to your iTunes, iPhone, iPad, etc. Here’s video, and here’s audio only.

RISE is mobile friendly (sweet!) and can also be viewed right from the site on your mobile phone or iPad.

Connect With David & Hop Into The Conversation:

On Twitter

On Facebook

Book Update: Less than three months away from the launch of Smarter, Faster, Cheaper: Non-Boring, Fluff-free Strategies for Marketing and Promoting Your Business. Check out the book website and I hope you will pre-order your copy (and 10 more for your closest friends *wink*).

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

8 Steps to Turning What You Already Know into a Successful Online Course

The 8 step process to the successful with online courses + free gifts for attending!

Unlock the Offer!