Are you thinking about starting a business? If so, we think you’ll enjoy reading about how these seasoned entrepreneurs thought about the question when they were in your shoes.

Clarita Escalante | Certified Transformational Nutrition Health Coach – Holistic

I was diagnosed with cancer 3 years ago and after sitting in a victim mode for almost a year, I decided to do something about it and that’s when my Journey to Health began. I was determined to never hear the word “cancer” again, so I decided to go back to school and fully understand Nutrition and our body functionally. I studied for my own knowledge but after several friends and family reached for guidance around Nutrition, that’s when the idea came to start my business and educate others in Nutrition as well. My approach to Health and Wellness is a little bit different than other Nutritionist or Health Coaches. I focus on Mind, Body and Soul (Holistically). We can be eating all the healthy food and do all the exercising but if we are not in peace with ourselves, we are not healthy either. I work on building habits around their new goal(s), we go deeper on the why they want the change, establish a Journal or Mediation/Mindfulness routine, build a movement plan and help them create a balanced meal. Read more>>

Veronica Ramirez | Licensed Clinical Christian/Pastoral Counselor

Over the years, I dabbled into various businesses. I wanted the experience of being the CEO of those businesses and my life. I gained a lot of knowledge and most of those businesses were with direct sales companies. I learned about managing the finances, marketing, connecting with people, and being part of something (the company). Read more>>

Mark Evans | General Dentist

After having worked in Corporate Dentistry, and finding it unfulfilling, I wanted to create a dental practice that I would want to go to for my own dentistry, and that would be rewarding and fulfilling over the course of a career. I knew that I would have to create my own vision in order to achieve this. This, Laveen Smiles was born, and I set about making my vision a reality. Read more>>

Mike Watson | Founding Owner

Smoke Alarm Medic was founded to bring education and awareness to the importance of working smoke alarms in the home. According to the National Fire Protection Association, approximately three out of five fire deaths happen in homes that have zero or defective smoke alarms. We prevent you from being part of the statistics. At Smoke Alarm Medic, we offer smoke alarms, smoke detectors, carbon monoxide alarms, dryer vent cleaning, and fire extinguishers in the metropolitan area of Phoenix, AZ. We take pride in providing excellent customer service and premium fire safety products at affordable rates. We are firefighter owned and operated with unique insights into your home’s safety needs. Read more>>