Being an entrepreneur and having your own business comes with some really great perks – not the least of which is being in the company of celebrities, movers and shakers in the entertainment industry and being in demand by top ranked professional athletes and their family.
Well, Typh the Braider has achieved what many hair stylists can only dream – being on call for celebrities and prepared to fly around the country to meet their hair styling needs. Typh, also affectionately known as the “Celebrity Braider” is a beloved and much in demand local hair stylist that is making her mark in the crowded hair industry. But the intersection of talent and opportunity opened huge doors and now her client roster includes, Singer and Reality Television personality, Trina Braxton, Hip Hop Artist, the Game; Pittsburgh Steelers’ Wide Receiver, Antonio Brown, Carolina Panthers superstars – Quarterback, Cam Newton and Linebacker, Thomas Davis and host of their team mates.
‘COMMUNITY VOICES’ host, Ron Holland talked with Typh the Celebrity Braider and her business partner, Terrell Royster, Founder of ‘Back to Basics Athletic Training’ about entrepreneurship, the challenges of black owned businesses and the road to success.