Heather Thomson envisions the goals that she wants to achieve and does whatever it takes to make them happen. Instead of dwelling on critics or naysayers, she focuses on believing in herself and using her immense work-ethic, strong self-discipline, and determination to conquer her goals.
Heather says, “When you go through hardships and decide not to give up, that is a true form of strength.” It is from this mindset that Thomson has garnered 25+ years of fashion and business experience as a celebrated designer and visionary serving as Design Director for Sean “Diddy” Combs, Sean John Collection and acting Co-Creative Director alongside Beyoncé Knowles and Jennifer Lopez to launch and develop their respective labels. In 2008, Heather founded her own innovative fashion label, based on her patented invention –which changed the shapewear and lifestyle game for women around the world.
To many, Heather Thomson is an adored reality star on the hit Bravo reality series, The Real Housewives of New York City, but what many don’t know is that she is also an Integrative Nutrition Health Coach and recently launched Beyond Fresh superfood powders and supplements developed to help men, women and families make positive and impactful nutritional changes to their busy lifestyles.
With a long commitment to leaning into helping make a positive impact on lives of others beyond her entrepreneurial efforts, Heather is also a cause celebrity for many organizations such as Donate Life and the New York Organ Donor Network, The Tick-Borne Disease Alliance, and The DeBartolo Family Foundation. She has served as an ambassador to No Barriers, USA, for many years and she has been honored by various foundations for her dedication to philanthropy with awards such as, the Spirit of Life Award, from the City of Hope, The Liver Champion Award, from the American Liver Foundation and, the H.U.G. Award, from the Intimate Apparel Square Club.