Karen Turanga

Treatment is Prevention – An Online Store in New Zealand

Posted by Matthew Kostanecki

My name is Karen Turanga and I am a registered Dental Hygienist. I worked in the army for 20 years on and off and I now work in a clinic, “in the real world”, so to speak. Basically, my treatment is prevention. I discovered a need from listening to my patients who claimed that they could not find the best products to maintain their dental care between visits.

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zomia cosmetics

A Mother Knows Best – Inspiration for Small Business Success

Posted by Matthew Kostanecki

My name is Eric Navarro and I am the president of Žômiah Cosmetics®. I started working in the industry with a company that did makeovers for people. My job was to source products and tools needed for the makeovers. Eventually, I came across a manufacturer that had really great products and customers were asking us, “Where can I buy these?” I eventually had the idea to contact the manufacturer and see if I could come up with my own make up line. It was the best decision I ever made.

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bilal casa

Growing a Family Warehouse Business from 5 to 1000 Products

Posted by Siobhan Hitchmough

Hi, my name is Bilal Hanif and my company was founded in 1975 by my father and his older brother. They both inherited the knowledge of doing business from my grandfather which makes me the third business man in the family succession line. In fact, my wholesale business has been around for more than 35 years (its even older than me).

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