We had the good fortune of connecting with Stephanie Lanier and we’ve shared our conversation below.
Hi Stephanie, how do you think about risk?
How do I feel about risk-taking it’s scary but with a plan it’s like lotto. Rick taking play in my life and career was I quit the three jobs I was working with very short notice went from LLC to Incorporation less than six months. I went from sleeping from here to there to a very nice Gated community.
What should our readers know about your business? What sets Instant Edges apart from other hair companies is that our product is a one of a kind hair product every piece is hand made with love. We got where we are today with prayer and perseverance. How I got to where I am business wise is because I was determined to make my product successful and be able to help others. It was not easy by a long shot but it has been a huge learning priceless. I overcame my adversities by praying through the process as I was taught from my previous mentor Jesseca Dupart. Along the way I have learned to have more patience. The hair business is a huge business and you definitely need patience and consistency. What I would like to let everyone know about my brand and my story is that there is a false narrative that is going around that I have cancer. I do not have cancer. How ever I have created a wonderful product for those that suffer from the illness and those that have many other hair loss issues.
If you had a friend visiting you, what are some of the local spots you’d want to take them around to? If my best friend came to visit I would take them out for seafood and steak and show them the beaches in Florida. Some of the other places we would check out would be in the cabins with a fun filled day of zip lining and other fun activities.
Shoutout is all about shouting out others who you feel deserve additional recognition and exposure. Who would you like to shoutout? Yes there is I mentor person Jessica dupar Mentor ship program 2019 Judy drop knowledge and a shout out to my accountability partner Samantha Jax’s from seven lips and lashes for making sure I get as far as I’ve gotten
ATL: Bronner Bros. Beauty Show 2019, Shark Tank 2019, Pink Shark Pitch Competition Miami