Gila Kurtz is a successful serial entrepreneur who found her deepest passion in working with dogs and their people. In addition to building a successful dog training business wherever the Navy moved her, she co-founded and co-owns Dog is Good, an award-winning lifestyle brand for dog lovers.
Gila focused on filling the void in the market for exceptional gifts to celebrate the essence of the dog-human bond. As a result of her dedication and vision, Gila has turned her love for dogs into a 7 figure a year business by growing revenues through wholesale to retailers, online e-commerce, and licensing to other manufacturers. Not one to ever sit still, she recently rebranded her dog training and is having a blast getting back to her roots as the founder of Your Dog IS Good...Expert training and coaching at both ends of the leash.
She is the author of Fur Covered Wisdom...A Dog Can Change the Way You See the World, which quickly became a #1 International Best Seller on Amazon in both the Pet and Self-Help Categories and speaks professionally on life lessons, business development, leadership, building relationships, and parenting strategies...inspired by Dog. Additionally, she is the recipient of several business awards including recognition as one of the top 25 Women of Influence in the pet industry.