Meet & Greet Monday: Ryan “Sonny” Reed

Hey there, it’s another great day at Lytle’s. Today I want to share another little piece of us with you and help you get to know The Staff better, which is why this is called Meet & Greet Monday.

sonny_reed_0Name: Ryan “Sonny” Reed

1. How did you get started in the business?

I am a second generation Stylist, following in my mothers footsteps.

2. What is the most rewarding part of your job?

I love to teach others the profession that I love.

3. What can you say to future professionals?

Stay fresh and continue to educate yourself.

4. What are 3 things that have changed your life?

Graduating from college, having a baby and attending The Landmark Forum.

5. What beauty tip can you give us?

The finished style is just as important as the process  to get there.

6. What do you like to do with your spare time?

I enjoy cooking, spending time with my family, riding my motorcycle, and working out.

7. What is your dream vacation?

Going to Fiji with my wife.

8. What is the farthest distance you have traveled from home?

Europe

9. What is your favorite TV show?

Dexter

10. What is your favorite book? Power of Now

11. What is your favorite color?

Green

12. What is your favorite quote?

“There is no passion to be found playing small in settling for a life that is less than the one we are capable of living.” -Nelson Mandela

13.  Why did you choose Cosmetology and Education as a career?

I love connecting with people through my passion of being an Artisan.

14. Would you rather: Read the book or watch the movie?

I would rather watch the movie.

15. Would you rather: Cook at home or go out to dinner?

I would rather cook at home.

16. Would you rather: Know it all or have it all?

I would rather know it all.

17. Would you rather: Live without music or TV?

I would rather live without TV>

18. Who would be a dream client?

Johnny Depp

19. If you weren’t a Cosmetologist or Educator, what would you be?

I would have been a Chef.

20. Describe yourself in 3 words.

Integrity, Compassionate, Passionate

21. You have just won the lottery, what now?

Touch as many peoples lives as I can.

22. Which super power would you like to have and why?

I would like to have the power to fly because I enjoy traveling.

23. What is the last book you read?

Happiness Advantage

24. What has been the most significant accomplishment in your life and why?

Graduating form college with honors, regardless of a learning disability.

25.  Who is your role model?

At different times in my life I surround myself with people that have desirable qualities I try to model. If I had to choose just one it would be my mom.

Meet & Greet Monday: Shenaya Muniz

Hey there, it’s another great day at Lytle’s. Today I want to share another little piece of us with you and help you get to know The Staff better, which is why this is called Meet & Greet Monday.

Lytles-REBC-VideoShoot-8-2013-362Name: Shenaya Muniz

1. What can you say to future professionals?

Don’t be afraid to start “at the bottom” and work your way up, you will learn so much. Also, don’t forget  that every single person is a potential client.

2. What do you like to do with your spare time?

I enjoy hanging out with friends and family, BBQ’s, movies, watching football, cooking, reading, and shopping.

3. What is your dream vacation?

Fiji, in one of those huts over the water.

4. What is your favorite snack food?

Frozen Yogurt, Popcorn, Pretzels, and Hummus.

5. What is your favorite quote?

“don’t gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold” & “Don’t try to understand everything because sometimes it’s not meant to be understood, but to be accepted.”

6. What can you tell me about your training?

I had a great experience here at Lytle’s. It was a lot of work but a lot of fun too. I am so grateful for every experience and I only wish I would have done it sooner.

7. Why did you choose Esthetics and Education as a career?

I have always felt like I belonged in the beauty industry in one way or another. I love all things beauty, it’s just a passion of mine.

8. Are there any social causes close to your heart?

Anything that has to do with kids or animals. They are so innocent and depend on us as their voice.

9. If you could trade places with anyone, real or imaginary, dead or alive; who would it be and why?

I don’t know that I would want to trade places but I would love to hang out with Chelsea Handler just because she’s successful and funny. She seems like she would be fun to be around.

10. Would you rather: live without music or TV?

I would rather live without TV, music is the universal language.

11. Would you rather: See a scary movie or one with a happy ending?

I don’t do well with scary movies, so I’ll stick with happy and funny movies.

12. Who would be a dream client?

Someone else in the industry so we can trade services.

13. If you weren’t an Esthetician, what would you be?

I think it would be fun to own a cute boutique.

14. As a child what did you dream that you would grow up to be?

I thought that I would be a Makeup Artist for movie stars or a Raiderette.

15. Which super power would you like to have?

I would like to have the ability to be invisible.

16. If there was a movie made about your life, who would you like to see play the lead?

Eva Longoria or Rachel McAdams.

17. Who is your role model?

My Parents. They have both worked so hard and have come so far. I admire their determination and perseverance.

18. Who or what inspires you most?

Positive, successful people who help encourage and guide other people to become successful as well.

19. Do you have any hobbies?

Cooking and trying new recipes.

20. What is your favorite perfume or cologne?

For cologne, I love Gucci Envy or Chrome and for perfume Marc Jacobs and D&G No. 3 L’Imperatrice.

 

Meet & Greet Monday: Deborah Smith

Hey there, it’s another great day at Lytle’s. Today I want to share another little piece of us with you and help you get to know The Staff better, which is why this is called Meet & Greet Monday.

REBC Staff 10-11-12-278Name: Deborah Smith

1. What beauty tip can you share with us?

Everyone has something that makes them stand out, use that to your advantage.

2. What can you say to future professionals?

The business has been good to me. The reason is that I love it. So work hard and keep up with the trends.

3. What do you like to do with your spare time?

I enjoy reading, camping, gardening and working on my hobbies.

4. What is your dream vacation?

I love architecture so Rome, Egypt, and England.

5. What is your favorite quote?

The impossible just takes longer.

6. Why did you choose Cosmetology and Education as a career?

A lot of women were going into business offices and sitting all day which was hard. I enjoyed moving around and interacting with people more.

7. If you could trade places with anyone, real or imaginary, dead or alive; who would it be and why?

I would trade places with The Lady of the Lake from the Myth’s of Avalon. She was a wealth of knowledge and had a great ability to connect with nature and people.

8. Do you have any special skills or talents?

I have the ability to work with animals, both domestic and exotic.

9. Are there any social causes close to your heart?

I care about environmental issues like clean air & water and not destroying our environment.

10. Would you rather: Live without music or TV.

I would rather live without TV.

11. Would you rather: See a scary movie or one with a happy ending?

I would rather see a movie with a happy ending.

12. Do you have any pets?

Yes, I have 2 cats and 1 dog.

13. Who would be a dream client?

Any client who wanted all of the services I had to offer.

14. If you weren’t a Cosmetologist and Educator, what would you be?

I would be a Curator for museums.

15. As a child, what did you dream that you would grow up to be?

I wanted to be an Egyptologist.

16. Which super power would you like to have and why.

I would like to be able to fly so that i would have free travel and a great view all the time.

17. If there was a movie made about your life, who would you like to see play the lead?

Bette Middler

18. What has been the most significant accomplishment in your life?

The biggest accomplishment in my life besides my daughter is building our home.

19. Who is your role model?

My brother in law because he was very honest and a very hard worker and still managed to work 2 jobs at 77 years old.

20. What are your 3 most listened to songs right now?

Since I listen to such variety, my most listened to artists and groups are Celtic Thunder, Michael Jackson, The Beach Boys, The Begees and most Classical music.