Austin Thompson – @NotReallyAustin

Austin Thompson is a serial entrepreneur, baseball dad, and a lover of all things Batman. Originally from California, he has proudly called Jackson, Tennessee, his home since 2001. Austin’s entrepreneurial journey began with the founding of Thompson Industries and Random Pieces of Wood, showcasing his versatility and adaptability in the business world.Austin’s most notable venture is the co-founding of Hudson & Westbrook, an internet-first brand offering fast fashion jewelry. This innovative approach has garnered significant attention, with Hudson & Westbrook competing alongside prominent brands like BaubleBar, Mejuri, and SOKO.In addition to his entrepreneurial pursuits, Austin is an active member of theCO, a hub for entrepreneurs in West Tennessee. This membership not only provides him with valuable networking opportunities but also access to resources and support crucial for the growth and success of his businesses.Austin’s passion for innovation, his ability to adapt to changing market trends, and his commitment to the entrepreneurial community in Jackson, Tennessee, make him a respected figure in the business world.