We had the good fortune of connecting with Tamera Singleton and we’ve shared our conversation below.
Hi Tamera, what was your thought process behind starting your own business?
I was never really one to fit in, I always knew that I was meant to do more. 8 years ago I had just had my second child and I was working as an executive assistant to a COO. One day I was in his office and he said to me, “remember this, in any company everyone is replaceable, even the COO.” That stuck with me, the thought that I was just another number. No matter how hard I will work or sacrifice I would do, it will only be for the better of someone else and their family, their legacy and I can be replacedat anytime. I wanted to do something of my own, to change the trajectory of my family for generations to come after me. I want to show youth in my family and other young people around me that the sky is NOT really the limit, there’s space to do more.
What should our readers know about your business?
Amazicool Gardens LLC is a multi-brand organization, 8 years in business.
It consists of :
Amazicool Gardens the Store:
It’s more than just a store, it’s a Natural Experience”
224-06 Linden Blvd Cambria Heights, NY 11411
We sell Amazing Natural Organic products for your Skin, Hair, and Cosmetic. including 100% Soy CANDLES and Plants, Home Decor, jewelry, delicious desserts & Yoni Steaming, waist beads, herbal tea, Books , All Black owned products/businesses
Amazicool Designs: I am a Kitchen designer by trade with 15 years experience!
(I can design the kitchen of your dreams with functionality and style)
Amazicool Event: I am a certified event planner specializing in Corporate Events, Kids parties and Organization meetings.
GYAG (Grow Your Amazicool Garden):
I promote Growing your own Foods! It’s a healthier lifestyle…Natural organic food can be very costly for no reason at all It is a shame that in our black communities they charge unseen amounts for natural organic food, so to help, I offer seed and growing kits for you to start your own Amazicool Gardens in your home.. I also host Horticulture classes on Saturday morning for children and adults.
Shoutout is all about shouting out others who you feel deserve additional recognition and exposure. Who would you like to shoutout?
Tarnia Burrell of LeSweet Spot, for her believing in my vision and join forces with me to get a building… she has been a great supportive friend/business partner.
Linkedin: Amazicool Gardens LLC
Facebook: Amazicool Gardens the Store
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