4: Amy's Ice Creams Founder, Amy Simmons

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Amy's old name tag from her first job at Arby's

Amy's old name tag from her first job at Arby's

Amy Simmons is the founder and president of Amy's Ice Creams in Austin, Texas.

She opened her first store in 1984, picking the location after seeing a croissant shop next door stay busy all day. Amy now does over $10M in revenue across her 15 locations.

We talked with Amy about her evolving view on success, how she chooses locations, and the janitor who was her first investor.

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