Entrepreneur Katie Godfrey covers all things beauty and business for those in the beauty and lash industry. She covers everything from starting a business, growing a business, interviews with top industry experts and shares her personal life and business knowledge to help encourage other start ups and business owners
Episode 60. Kirsty Meakin
Kirsty Meakin is a top Nail artist who has been recognized as one of Europe's best, winning dozens of accolades including UK Nail Professional of the Year and international awards. She has judged nail competitions around the world and is the creator of acrylic nail polish line Acrylock Acrylic. She's also known for her work with Naio Nails and Naio Makeup.
Episode 59. Erin Harper
I am the Director of a successful Laser, skin and Beauty Salon called rejoy, this has been my vessel into mentorship, where I now help Women start to prioritise living with Joy first through mindset and Entrepreneurship. With being in the Beauty and business world for over 10 years, I believe wholeheartedly that we can achieve more by working smarter, and not harder. We as Women can have it all - and I hope to help Women achieve this with refreshing systems to unplug from overwhelm and burnout, without them decreasing their life and career goals.
Episode 58. Joanna Lopez. Total boss babe
Joanna is a charismatic, hard-working and energetic creator who thrives on face-to-face contact with clients, and the challenge of a stimulating project. She’s a keen traveller and speaks four different languages, being fluent in English, Spanish, French and Italian. Joanna’s experience lies in the corporate and commercial area of design, with a strong emphasis on sales, business development and marketing – and her work has taken her around the world. Before helping to co-found Monaco Interiors, Joanna worked for a leading facilities management company in London, project managing refurbishment and design overhauls for some of the UK’s leading hotels. Joanna’s clients have included the Hilton hotel, Marriot hotel, the Four Seasons and Radisson; as well as high net worth individuals from Monaco, South of France, Sardinia, Marbella and London.
Episode 57. Jayd Linney. Four salons including two in TOPSHOP!
Salon chain owner Jayd Linney started Nailco Nail Bar in July 2017. In just 3 years she has grown the brand to cover 4 locations, two of these within TOPSHOP clothing stores.
She didn’t come from a beauty background and her roots are in hospitality. However Jayd believes that with the right attitude and mindset, you can become an expert in just about anything!
Episode 56. Alex Bates sharing her story
Salon owner Alex Bates has started PrettyPolish nails and beauty in 2012 after having her 3 children.
Working mobile and from her kitchen she built the business from the ground up to an award winning high street salon with a team of excellent therapists.
She is also the creator of Pro Gel.
Episode 55. Genevieve Hickin. Entering competitions.
Genevieve Hickin (Harding), MD & Organiser of the award winning eyelash event company The Lash Social UK LTD and owner of Beauty by Genevieve.
Specialising in creating large scale events and world wide competitions for the industry she loves bringing like-minded people together.
Genevieve has been in the beauty industry since 2008 and the eyelash industry since 2010. Having been in the industry working in many different sectors for over 10 years Genevieve has a vast amount of knowledge behind her.
Known as an educator, mentor, international judge and speaker she is also a regular columnist for industry leading magazines.
An award winning lash artist herself based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire in the UK Genevieve is still an actively working lash technician and beautician working in her home based salon.