7 March 2021|Latest Posts, Meet the Successful Founder
Angie Moxham is the founder and CEO OF The Fourth Angel, her newest integrated communications agency for brands craving smarter and better. The agency was a finalist for new consultancy of the year in both the PRCA and CIPR awards. Angie has owned and run two award-winning agencies – Le Fevre Communications and 3 Monkeys – which won just about every award under the sun. 3 Monkeys was one of the UK’s most successful mid-sized independent PR agencies before Angie sold it to the Edelman Group in 2016. Prior to founding her own communications agencies, Moxham worked as managing director at Le Fevre Communications, and she started her career in radio as a commercials producer before moving into news and features presentation.
What would you love to share to encourage other women to start their own business?
Just crack on and do it. Without fear and with love for yourself. So many people dream too much and don’t do. Get a mentor early on the just believe in yourself.
What are your top 5 tips for entrepreneurial success?
Don’t dream. Do.
Listen and learn.
Know your weaknesses. Recruit best practice around you.
Be fearless and have fun.
Who are the women who inspire you the most?
Boudica – the queen of the British Celts
Joan of Arc – the saint and martyr
Tinkerbell – a bit of fairy dust never goes amiss
Mary Poppins – the ‘perfect nanny’
Sandie Shaw – a dear friend
What is your favourite quote?
“The tightest grip is an open hand”