05/04/2011 07:52AM ● Published by Style
Photo by Dante Fontana
Describe your business. Did you find it, or did it find you?
Abeille Salon is a full-service hair salon. I found it!
What was the first job you ever had, and what did you learn from the experience?
Old Spaghetti Factory. I learned that I love customer service.
How are you involved with both the community and your customer?
Our salon donates to local schools for raffles and school supplies. We also sponsored a local sports team.
Why is your staff the best in the business?
We are customer oriented and believe in client satisfaction.
What life accomplishments are you most proud of?
Opening up my first salon.
Who is your role model in business or in life, and why?
My dad; he has had a successful business for over 10 years and is a great leader.
Where do you go when the going gets tough?
My mom; she is my outlet when I need to be recharged.
What’s your hidden talent?
What’s your biggest job perk?
Having the flexibility to be involved with my daughter.
What’s your favorite place to eat out locally?
The Cheesecake Factory.
Where do you and your family go locally to have fun?
The parks in Roseville and local bookstores.
What’s your favorite childhood memory?
Going camping with the family.
If you could meet someone living or dead, who would it be and why?
Lucille Ball. I am a big fan of her humor and heart.
What’s your favorite local event that you go to?
Music Circus in downtown Sacramento.
What’s your favorite local business other than your own?
Borders bookstore for music and educating myself.
If you could be any other profession what would it be?
A photographer. I love capturing the beauty of people in and around my life.
And finally, customer service is…?
Meeting client expectations and making each person happy and satisfied.
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