48 min

Overcoming Entrepreneurial Depression: Ashley Stanford’s Journey from Ice Cream Social Co-Founder to Digital Marketing Maven Raw and Real Entrepreneurship

    • Entrepreneurship

In this empowering episode of “Raw and Real Entrepreneurship,” join Susan Sly as she delves into the candid and inspiring story of Ashley Stanford, the co-founder of Ice Cream Social and a digital marketing freelancer. Discover the raw and real truth about entrepreneurial depression, a challenge that Ashley has bravely faced and overcome. This episode offers a deep dive into the world of problem-solving and resilience, showcasing how Ashley’s journey from a small-town girl with big dreams in Ohio to a successful entrepreneur in Southern California is a testament to the power of determination and learning. Whether you’re struggling with your own entrepreneurial journey or seeking inspiration to learn and grow, this episode is a must-listen. Tune in to hear Ashley’s invaluable insights and learn how you, too, can overcome obstacles and achieve anything you set your mind to.
 
About Ashley Stanford:
Ashley Stanford, a seasoned Digital Marketing Consultant and Freelancing Expert, boasts over 15 years of diverse experience in the digital marketing realm. Specializing in crafting strategic marketing plans and optimizing tactics for enhanced client performance, her expertise spans the Events & Entertainment, Medical Device/Healthcare, and Finance Technology sectors. Ashley serves as the EVP of Client Strategy at TicketSocket and is the Vice President and Co-Founder of Ice Cream Social—a widget facilitating word-of-mouth marketing and collecting valuable first-party data for websites and checkout flows. Ice Cream Social is supported by Comcast NBCUniversal SportsTech, which invested in the company in early 2022. Ashley's comprehensive background includes roles across customer acquisition, email, search, and content marketing, solidifying her as a trusted authority in the field.
 
Connect With Ashley:
LinkedIn @ashcline
Facebook @AshNCline
X @AshleyCline
Website https://ashleyncline.com/
Website https://icecreamsocial.io/
 
About Susan Sly:
Susan Sly is a Tech Co-founder, a tech investor, best-selling author, keynote speaker, entrepreneur, and host of the highly acclaimed podcast – Raw and Real Entrepreneurship. Susan has appeared on CNN, CNBC, Fox, Lifetime Television, The CBN, The Morning Show in Australia and been quoted in MarketWatch, Yahoo Finance, Forbes, and more. She holds Certificates in Management and Leadership, Technology and Operations, and Strategy and Innovation from MIT. Susan is the author of 7 books. Her book project with NY Times Best Selling Author, Jack Canfield, made six Amazon Best Selling lists.
 
Connect With Susan:
X @Susanslylive
X  @rawandrealentr1
LinkedIn @susansly
Facebook @susanslylive
Website https://susansly.com/
 
Join Susan's Insider’s List   https://susansly.com/insider/
 
 

In this empowering episode of “Raw and Real Entrepreneurship,” join Susan Sly as she delves into the candid and inspiring story of Ashley Stanford, the co-founder of Ice Cream Social and a digital marketing freelancer. Discover the raw and real truth about entrepreneurial depression, a challenge that Ashley has bravely faced and overcome. This episode offers a deep dive into the world of problem-solving and resilience, showcasing how Ashley’s journey from a small-town girl with big dreams in Ohio to a successful entrepreneur in Southern California is a testament to the power of determination and learning. Whether you’re struggling with your own entrepreneurial journey or seeking inspiration to learn and grow, this episode is a must-listen. Tune in to hear Ashley’s invaluable insights and learn how you, too, can overcome obstacles and achieve anything you set your mind to.
 
About Ashley Stanford:
Ashley Stanford, a seasoned Digital Marketing Consultant and Freelancing Expert, boasts over 15 years of diverse experience in the digital marketing realm. Specializing in crafting strategic marketing plans and optimizing tactics for enhanced client performance, her expertise spans the Events & Entertainment, Medical Device/Healthcare, and Finance Technology sectors. Ashley serves as the EVP of Client Strategy at TicketSocket and is the Vice President and Co-Founder of Ice Cream Social—a widget facilitating word-of-mouth marketing and collecting valuable first-party data for websites and checkout flows. Ice Cream Social is supported by Comcast NBCUniversal SportsTech, which invested in the company in early 2022. Ashley's comprehensive background includes roles across customer acquisition, email, search, and content marketing, solidifying her as a trusted authority in the field.
 
Connect With Ashley:
LinkedIn @ashcline
Facebook @AshNCline
X @AshleyCline
Website https://ashleyncline.com/
Website https://icecreamsocial.io/
 
About Susan Sly:
Susan Sly is a Tech Co-founder, a tech investor, best-selling author, keynote speaker, entrepreneur, and host of the highly acclaimed podcast – Raw and Real Entrepreneurship. Susan has appeared on CNN, CNBC, Fox, Lifetime Television, The CBN, The Morning Show in Australia and been quoted in MarketWatch, Yahoo Finance, Forbes, and more. She holds Certificates in Management and Leadership, Technology and Operations, and Strategy and Innovation from MIT. Susan is the author of 7 books. Her book project with NY Times Best Selling Author, Jack Canfield, made six Amazon Best Selling lists.
 
Connect With Susan:
X @Susanslylive
X  @rawandrealentr1
LinkedIn @susansly
Facebook @susanslylive
Website https://susansly.com/
 
Join Susan's Insider’s List   https://susansly.com/insider/
 
 

48 min