The Bits & Bytes Series - Simona Xu
Hosted by Sia Sha
The Oh Collective is a sexual wellness startup launched in 2021. It has been featured in several media outlets, including the Economist and Elle magazine. Simona Xu, one of four co-founders, has previously worked for companies such as Zalando and Nike across cities such as Amsterdam, Berlin, and Shanghai. Tune in now to hear all about it!
Check it out:
1:05-What is Oh Collective?
1:57- Discussion of sexual wellness
4:00-Why is sexual wellness important?
11:20-Discussion of Simona's mom's opinion on sexual wellness.
16:10-Discussion of what it is like to operate Oh Collective in an environment like China compared to the West.
25:00-PWC studies on sexual wellness, and the biggest market in Asia.
32:58-discussion of stigma surrounding sex toys.
49:15-What makes Oh Collective different and unique?
54:48-Discussion of raising money for Oh Collective and how it progressed in the sexual wellness industry.
1 hour 10 minutes-What is the worst and best advice Simmons has ever received?
1 hour 15 minutes: Outro