HAPPYTANS PODCAST INTERVIEW EPISODE 14 – TARYN LUQUIN
Interview by Grant Kantsios from happytans | www.happytans.com
“Our goal is to help you start and grow your own sunless tanning business. I am bringing in some successful business owners within the industry so they can tell you firsthand what they’ve been through to get their business to where it is today. It’s a lot of hard work and a lot of effort but it is possible. I hope you can find some information and inspiration that can help you grow your own business!
If you have any questions for me you can reach me at; firstname.lastname@example.org and I will be happy to help you.”
COMPETITION TANNING WITH TARYN LUQUIN
Taryn Luquin of Paradise Airbrush Tanning tells us all about her journey from early customer marketing on Craigslist to tanning the celebrities of Entourage and several Bravo shows! Taryn has experience with mobile tanning, developing solution, competition tans, and managing employees within her business. She has a creative, determined approach which has fueled her growth in the industry over the last decade.
0:45 – Meet Taryn!
3:00 – Entrepreneurial high; Remember MySpace?
4:20 – Tough times and business sabotage
7:21 – Initial paying customers
10:35 – Business Growth = Team Growth
11:50 – Learn how Taryn manages additional employees
15:51 – Best occupational moves
20:55 – When tanning and fitness competition industries collide
23:06 – Tips for Fitness Competition Tanning!
27:00 – Solution and Equipment
30:25 – Training and Certification
33:16 – “If I were to write a letter, I would say, ‘Dear Taryn…’”