January 4, 2013
What happens when two recent nail graduates interview a handful of veteran salon owners to find out the secrets to a long-lasting salon? They were privy to a host of knowledge from a combined 132 years of salon experience. Here they share it with you.
Keywords: La Shaun Brown-Glenn MaeLing Parrish Maisie Dunbar Renee Borowy salon ownership
January 1, 2011
Salon owner Renee Borowy talks about the positive outlook for nail techs.
Keywords: business building continuing education Renee Borowy
October 1, 2009
Reneé Borowy of VIP Salon & Spa says renegotiating has been key to keeping costs under control.
Keywords: economy money recession Renee Borowy
November 1, 2007
You’re competing against the discount dollar store and the high-end boutiques, but with a little creativity, you can create a buzz around your salon – and not just the services – that will keep people long into the New Year.
Keywords: holiday products holiday retailing holidays Renee Borowy
August 1, 2006
Members of the nail industry gathered in Las Vegas to celebrate NAILS 2006 Artists and Visionaries Awards winners.
Keywords: Artists & Visionaries Awards CND EZ Flow INM Lorena Marquez
January 1, 2006
Are you secretive or do you love to share all you know and have with your fellow nail techs?
Keywords: keeping your business competitive networking Reader to Reader Renee Borowy
April 1, 2004
I think superstars are people like Shari Finger, who has been running a nails-only salon for 17 years and has probably trained a few hundred nail technicians during that same amount of time.
Keywords: Amy Becker Maisie Dunbar Mary Metscaviz professional image Renee Borowy
May 1, 2003
In 16 years in the nail business, I’ve been through every catastrophe an owner can imagine - from a fire that destroyed my salon to losing my partner. But i love the nail business and my clients - and when i finally gave up my “hands-on” job and focused only on management, i was able to serve everyone better - especially myself.
Keywords: Renee Borowy salon ownership
June 1, 1999
Julie Skrocki, mother of Renee Skrocki, passed away March 19, 1999 after a brief fight with stomach cancer. The mother-daughter team had owned VIP Nails & Tans in Riverview, Mich., since 1986.
Keywords: obituaries Renee Borowy
February 1, 1998
The opulence of Tamara’s salon and the near mind numbing tranquility is well documented in just about every beauty publication. It’s one of the those places you have to experience in person to fully appreciate.
Keywords: On The Road Renee Borowy