There are plenty of moms who have made a huge mark on the business industry. Some have been through such a hard time but they never look back and continue pushing themselves for the sake of their families. Here are some successful mom entrepreneurs who might provide some inspirations for you.
1. Datuk Seri Siti Nurhaliza
Datuk Seri Siti Nurhaliza needs no introduction. Known as Malaysia’s sweetheart, she is a popular pop singer who has been long in the entertainment industry. Siti Nurhaliza is known for her modest personality and never been in any controversy. Having a kid name Siti Aafiyah Khalid, it didn’t stop her to continue growing her business, Simply Siti Cosmetic product.
The 40 year-old singer cum entrepreneur is eyeing opportunities to be listed on Bursa Malaysia to support its aspiration to be a global brand. Recently, Simply Siti has entered the Indonesian market and targeted to bring in RM60 million in sales by next year. Since 2017, Simpy Siti has generated 42% of its sales through e-commerce platforms such as Shopee. Despite wearing several hats, Siti Nurhaliza manages to sustain the business, continue entertaining Malaysians with her beautiful voice and taking care of her lovely family. She is indeed a proof that a mother is good in multitasking.
2. Datin Vivy Sofinas Yusuf
Vivy Sofinas Yusof, a wife, mother and entrepreneur is an idol to many women out there. The co-founder of a local fashion hub FashionVallet and Duck Group is always looking for any opportunities offered and know how to expand the business globally.
She is not only famous for being the driving force behind FashionValet and Duck Group, but Vivy Yusof is also famous for Instagram and Youtube. Her witty jokes and charming personality make her followers adore her. Not to mention her perfect life, gorgeous fashion sense, a beautiful family and her wardrobe that is to die for. Juggling between work and family is never easy as she needs to run her company, manage her employees, attend meetings and functions, but she is blessed to have strong support from her husband.
3. Dato Seri Vida
Datuk Seri Hasmiza Othman, better known as Datuk Seri Vida has her own fabulous fashion sense. Often dressed in glittering clothes and complete with gold jewellery and a gleaming tiara (a must-have accessory), the CEO of Vida Beauty Sdn Bhd has her own way to market her brand.
The 44-year-old born in Machang, Kelantan has built an empire that enabled her to sponsor a variety of popular television entertainment programmes and even a football team. As a mom entrepreneur, she has exposed her kids to business since young and Cik B shows a great interest in following her footstep. Cik B has launched her own snack brand, fish skin as well as bobba tea.
4. Datin Noor Kartini
A mother of a successful icon, Datin Noor Kartini is a loving mother who always supports her kids. You won’t believe this beautiful woman is already turned 53 years old! Hence the reason why everyone always asking for her beauty tips. This hardworking mother always helps her kids in their business operation in term of giving moral support. Being a multitasker, she is also the founder of a cosmetic product, Young & Glow.
Young & Glow foundation is wudhu friendly, suits all skin type while treating skin condition for a better complexion. She is now actively promoting the product on TV and social media.