The MMM Trio
Launching the company Runway Express Experience in 2010, she has grown from one make-up artist to more than 30. Abbey has also had the privilege of working closely with the Napoleon Perdis team, senior executives, managers and the owners and faces behind the brand personally.
“As a professional Napoleon Perdis Make-up Academy-trained make-up artist, I understand just how powerful make-up can be in helping women express their individuality and unleash optimum confidence,” she says.
The make-up guru has also seen first-hand just how hard it is for budding make-up artist to break into the industry. This is the driving force for her behind this ebook.
A creative, energetic and diversely experienced word stylist, Elizabeth Campbell is a media professional with demonstrated success in the highly competitive media environment of regional, community and rural print journalism. She is also the owner of EC Writing Services, which began as a side project while working full time as an editor.
And she loves anything to do with hair, beauty, make-up, fashion and styling. A former features and magazine editor and journalist for 13 years, Liz (as she is affectionately known) is highly trained in the world of media and has also organised and styled fashion shoots and industry events.
With her lip gloss in one hand and pen in the other, Liz is an accomplished and award-winning writer whose skill and talent allows her to write across all topics and businesses for various platforms including print, web and social media.Born with the will to write, she jumped at the chance to be part of this writing project.
“Naturally, I love to write, but also because being a small business owner, I enjoys sharing and gaining knowledge on how to run a successful business whatever industry you are in. This book was so much fun to work on as someone who loves the industry, a writer and a business owner.”
Suzzie comes from a marketing background with a bachelor degree in Business Advertising and has worked in the marketing and advertising sector for more than six years, guiding many businesses on how best to achieve results through effective marketing and advertising strategy.
She has worked with many small businesses, including makeup artists, as well as bigger corporations and brands including Havaianas, Coca Cola, Lion-Nathan alcohol brands (XXXX Gold and Tooheys New). Suzzie also has more than eight years’ experience as a make-up artist running a successful MUA business specialising in bridal make-up.
Her passion in developing this book comes from seeing the need to give make-up artists the assistance they need to push their talents into a successful business.
“I see so many very talented make-up artists just end up doing make-up as a part-time side job when they really should be able to manage a very successful business and I think this book can really help them achieve this.”