Mia Freedman: Mamamia Media Company.

Welcome to Lady Startup, the podcast where boss ladies sit down and spill the beans on what it’s really like to work for yourself.

Rachel Corbett’s guest today is the Co-Founder and Creative Director of the Mamamia Media Company, Mia Freedman.

After a successful career in magazines and a not so successful stint as an executive at Channel 9, Mia found herself unemployed and looking for her next move.  

Realising women were moving increasingly online she sat down at her computer in 2007 and started up Mamamia.com.au.

11 years later that humble personal blog is a very successful company that reaches five million women each month.

So how did she go from blogging in her lounge room to running Australia’s largest digital media company for women?

Listen to find out….



Guest: Mia Freedman, Co-Founder and Creative Director of the Mamamia Media Company

Host/Producer: Rachel Corbett, Founder of PodSchool


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