Kim Christopherson is the founder of www.YouCanMakeThis.com, www.SWAKembroidery.com, and www.theDIYdish.com. When starting the sites, Kim wanted to provide a place where people could learn how to make items for their homes and families. She has always loved the creative process and the joy it brings and loves to see others do the same.
After several years in the e-commerce world, Kim has become a seasoned entrepreneur with a knack for focusing on the customer. Kim leads the "YCMT" team with a passionate emphasis on our customers and how to deliver the best experience for them.
Kim is also the owner and creative force of Kimberbell, a popular sewing pattern and embroidery design company. Kimberbell products are available online and in quilt and fabric shops around the country.
Between juggling children's schedules with karate, piano lessons, and homework, she enjoys sewing, crafting, quilting, photography, and embroidery. Kim is also a frequent and popular speaker on entrepreneurship, women in business, and succeeding online.
Ryan Christopherson manages the business and technical operations within the company. Ryan is proud to be a technology and marketing geek! His background includes marketing, product management, and project management work within a variety of high-tech companies and start-ups. Ryan and Kim started YouCanMakeThis.com in 2006, SWAKembroidery.com in 2008 and several other ventures.
Ryan enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, reading, music, gardening, cooking and spending time in the outdoors.