In the guest chair:
CEO and co-founder of BlueMercury, Marla Malcolm Beck, joined us in the studio today to talk beauty and beauty products. Marla co-founded BlueMercury with her husband, Barry Beck, in 1999. As CEO she leads merchandising, marketing, planning and store operations teams to drive growth and profitability.
Adam G from Social Save also joined us in the studio today to talk about what’s going on around Atlanta this weekend.
“You have to find your own outlet for an hour a day when it comes to work-life balance.” –Marla Malcolm Beck
“At a certain point you just have to start because your first idea is rarely your best idea.” –Marla Malcolm Beck
“Have a mission and have a one or two year plan which is your strategy.” –Marla Malcolm Beck
“We like the idea of being near grocery stores. We feel that getting beauty products is a part of running errands.” –Marla Malcolm Beck
“Our #1 seller is Power Glow. You look like you slept for 10 hours after you use it.” –Marla Malcolm Beck
“For me work is about integrating my work with my personal life. It’s about being in the moment.” –Marla Malcolm Beck
In the headlines:
- Amazon has introduced the new 3D handheld shopping remote… otherwise known as their new phone.
- And guess which fast food chain is America’s least favorite? McDonalds!
- A judge has now approved the sale of Morris Brown property to a joint purchase by the City of Atlanta and Friendship Baptist Church despite some opposition.
- And you know how we have the two new stadiums going up in Atlanta? Well I’m sure you won’t be surpassed to hear that the naming rights for both are now up for sale.