The happytans Podcast

Listen to inspiring and informative interviews with some of the industries most successful business owners.

Latest Episodes

#40 – Just let things happen

Carissa Serylo owns SprayChic in Wixom, Michigan! She entered this industry following a major shift in her personal life. Through a series of circumstances, she was introduced to spray tanning and began building her business in a home-based setting. After ten successful years in the industry, Carissa shares her pride about her current location, how her business has grown over the years, and the changes she underwent to meet her goals!

#39 – Let’s go sunless!

When Drew Spurgers purchased his business in 2015 from desperate owners looking to escape the industry, he did not anticipate providing sunless tanning services as the business had done previously.

#38 – A One-Stop-Shop

Welcome listeners!  Today we interview Amanda Berger, co-founder of GloBody, Inc.  She entered the industry with no business experience yet has been able to create a one-stop-shop business machine.  GloBody offers a plethora of services, including mobile tanning gurus, tanning products, solutions, machines, tents, certifications, and more!

#37 – The Common Mistakes of Sunless Marketing

Today on Happy Tans we have a special guest, Stephanie Mitchell, of Sunnystorm Marketing!  Sunnystorm focuses on helping beauty businesses (salons, spas, estheticians, etc.) with marketing, specifically helping business owners learn the ins and outs of marketing for themselves.

#36 – Glow By Erin

Today we are interviewing Erin Tietsort from Tulsa, Oklahoma! Erin was no stranger to sunless tanning when she began working in the industry. As a natural redhead, she began using self tanners to enhance her naturally pale skin and eventually upgraded to spray tanning as it became popular.

#35 – Take Action, Gain Traction!

Leah Wafful owns Bronze 515 Custom Airbrush Tanning in Des Moines, Iowa.  Like many others, she has a spray tanning business in addition to other endeavors.  She also feels fortunate to be able to own her business and be under 30!