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Women in Business: Folsom and El Dorado Hills

Apr 25, 2017 02:22PM ● Published by Style

Women have come a long way and aren't slowing down! Females are the dominant force in small business ownership, by not only outpacing men in starting new businesses but staying in business, too. Here we present you with the leading ladies behind some of your favorite local companies. Read on to learn more about the intelligent, successful and professional go-getters behind them.


Celia Remy, M.D.P.C.
8735 Sierra College, Ste. 200  |  Roseville  |  916-797-1131
740 Oak Avenue Pkwy., Ste. 100  |  Folsom  |  916-508-8640
www.VitalityMedicalLaserandSkin.com
Vitality Stem Cell & Aesthetic Medicine

Doctor Remy and her staff sincerely thank our patients for the honor of voting Vitality #1 Favorite Med Spa, and Favorite Doctor for Cosmetic Procedures 8 years in a row!

Dr. Remy’s philosophy:  “What matters most to me, is that we bring the best of ourselves and our industry forward to our patients.  My staff and I must be extremely well educated and trained, we must never compromise the patients’ best interest, never lose sight of our integrity and always be accountable for treatment outcomes. We owe our patients’ no less, as they have honored us, by entrusting us with their care.” 

Dr. Remy is a faculty educator and speaker in advanced techniques for facial & body sculpting, as well as RF and laser technologies. Vitality has been involved in clinical studies, has improved protocols for RF technologies, and provided data to the FDA. She was chosen as one of the top 100 injectors of facial fillers nation wide, and is often described as a “Brilliant Innovator”  by her colleagues.  

Vitality is one of the first to combine the fields of Regenerative, Stem Cell  and Aesthetic Medicine. This has significantly enhanced our cosmetic procedure results. Additionally, there are broader indications for improved quality of life and longevity.  Specifically, from the multi-center clinical trials Vitality was involved in;   greater than 95% of patient’s saw significant improvement in joint pain, autoimmune disorders, COPD, and Diabetic neuropathy.  So exciting!

Our services offered at Vitality:

Liposuction & Autologous fat transfer

Stem Cell & PRP procedures

Skin tightening - face, neck and body

Facial sculpting

Genital rejuvenation & Bladder leakage treatments

O-shot, P-shot

Complimentary consultations


Jennifer Kelly
The Gift of Kids Daycare and Preschool
5130 Golden Foothill Pkwy.  |  El Dorado Hills  |  Business Park 1
916-521-1835
Serving children ages 6wks-10years
Infant Lic. 093616199 • Pre-School Lic. 093616198

My name is Jennifer Kelly, the owner/director of The Gift of Kids Daycare and Preschool. I’ve lived in El Dorado Hills for 14 years and I have two children ages 16 and 19.

My journey into the childcare field began in 1999 when I was left disappointed in my search for ”the right” childcare for my son. After going through many programs and with my daughter on the way (now a junior at Oak Ridge High School), I began to reflect upon my family’s needs. It was then that I changed my career focus and ventured into childcare. My mission is to provide a nurturing, loving, safe and educational environment for every child. 

On June 10, 2000, I opened my home to three newborns, two 2-year-olds and a 3-year-old. I immediately knew that this was my calling.  Everything felt so natural. I went back to school full time for early childhood education and started my own preschool program that incorporated home-cooked meals, planned outings, and practiced an advanced curriculum with structured activities that fostered learning.

In 2007 I opened a small pre-school with 60 families while continuing my in-home daycare. In 2010 I expanded again, bringing my preschool and in home-daycare under one roof - The Gift of Kids Daycare and Preschool. It has been a dream to serve so many children and give families the satisfaction I never felt when my son was in daycare. I pride myself on offering a safe place for families to bring their children.

The Gift of Kids currently has 32 wonderful, loving, professional teachers and over 200 children. We provide care for infants, preschoolers, private kindergarten, and school agers. Although the size seems large, the classrooms have a homey feel where the teachers truly care about each child’s development. We work together on communicating with parents and developing each child’s individual needs. It delights me that so many children have the opportunity to experience our program.


 Tammie Fairchild, Andrea Tagamolila, Christine Savage, Madison Fairchild and Marlowe Churchill
Serenity Spa | SOUL Yoga
3984 Douglas Blvd., Ste. 150  |  Roseville  |  916-797-8550
350 Palladio Pkwy., Ste. 1975  |  Folsom  |  916-542-7363
www.serenityspaonline.com
 facebook.com/serenityspa    instagram @serenityspa_soulyoga

Serenity Spa SOUL Yoga is a temple that has been founded upon the principles of “Being Woman.” “Being Woman” is assuming the responsibility to inspire purpose in all, to protect others and promote their self worth, to cultivate intelligent symbiotic relationships with others and with nature, and to be an advocate for those who cannot advocate for themselves. It is Woman to realize harmony through higher principles and values of integrity, honesty and understanding.

We are a tribe built with the intent to serve and it is our purpose to heal others with the human hand and the human heart. We endeavor to walk alongside our community: To inspire those whose paths we cross, to remind them how precious they are to humanity, to shed light when life feels dark, to hold their hand as they discover their purpose in life, and to always believe in miracles. Through massage therapy and the practice of skin care we facilitate healing on the physical layers of our community. Our Hot Belly Yoga and Seven Spiritual Laws of Yoga classes provide our students with the tools to reclaim their individual power. It is Primordial Sound Meditation that expands our students’ awareness and gives them the opportunity to rewrite the story of their own life.

We are blessed to be able to celebrate the magic that each one of our community members hold. Forever, we will be humbled by those that walk through our doors to give us the honor of being a part of their journey. It is today and every day that we stand tall together for what is true, for what is pure, for what is honest, and for what is Woman. 


Tiffany L. Andrews, CWLS, CFLS
Law Office of Tiffany L. Andrews, P.C.
6611 Folsom Auburn Rd., Ste. H  |  Folsom
916-790-8440 www.tlalawoffice.com

Award winning local family law firm with the only dual specialist in family law and child welfare law in the area! 

Our office has a combined total of over 27 years experience amongst the attorneys and support staff.

We offer services to clients in all aspects of family law including, but not limited to, the following:

  • divorce
  • legal separation
  • custody
  • step-parent adoption
  • same sex marriage
  • restraining orders
  • child protective services
  • pre-marital agreements
  • post-nuptial agreements
  • retirement division
  • attorney's fees and costs
  • child support
  • spousal support
  • property division and/or characterization
  • name changes

Options Available for All Services:

  • Mediation
  • Collaborative Law
  • Litigation
  • Self-Represented Assistance

This firm is committed to the excellence in the area of family law and, since our ad ran in 2016, has successfully debated a proposed resolution before the California Conference of Bar Associations for the Sacramento Delegation to continue to strive to close the gap of children whom are similarly abused but treated differently depending on whether they are being protected through the dependency courts or the family courts.

We serve Sacramento, El Dorado, Solano, Placer, Yolo and other surrounding counties upon request.


Kari Vierra
Kolurz Hair Studio; KRAVE
Folsom
916-308-8888  |  www.kolurzhairstudio.com

Kari Vierra's vision for Kolurz Hair Studio was to architect a quaint private salon which is nestled on two serene acres, offering a client-centered relaxed atmosphere with unparalleled service clients have come to expect, creating a uniquely personal experience that exceeds expectations to help people live their life beautifully. 

With 20+ years in the beauty industry Kari's work has been recognized with numerous awards for Artistry in Hair Design as well as Aesthetics. Kari believes that to compete at the highest level you must deeply love what you do.

Kari's passion for cultivating beauty doesn't stop there. As an accomplished entrepreneur, Kari has worked with the country's leading physicians and chemists to formulate her own product line, KRAVE - a cutting-edge haircare line customized to replenish dry, damaged and frizzy hair and a dermotologist formulated anti-aging skincare line targeting fine lines, wrinkles, dryness and redness. With clinically demonstrated results, KRAVE offers tangible effects to revitalize and transform hair and skin providing a more healthy, radiant, youthful appearance. Kari believes great haircare and skincare should be a necessity not a luxury! KRAVE’S efficacy is second to none and is available online. Contact Kolurz for your free sample packets.


Cori Avila and Tegan Lee
Lees' Boutique
4110 Datsun Ct.  |  Shingle Springs
530-677-4891  |  leesfeed.net

Our boutique has been lovingly coined a "hidden treasure" by many. It is within our family feed store that's been in the community for 37 years. We have carried western clothing for decades, but with the recent shift in western style becoming more main stream, we decided to branch out and try something new. 

We took a chance 2 years ago and turned the empty suite next door into a beautiful boutique. Now we not only cater to the "cowgirl" with jeans and boots, but we also have dresses and sandals for that special night out. We truly have something for everyone, and love to help women find clothes that makes them feel beautiful. We hand pick every piece that comes in, and find items that are not only unique but priced well. We have name brands such as Miss Me and Silver Denim, but are constantly finding new vendors and keeping our selections fresh. If you haven't visited Lees' Boutique in Shingle Springs, take a short drive up the hill and see for yourself why Folsom and El Dorado Hills Style readers voted us their favorite boutique! 


Debbie O’Brien
Cameron Park Automotive
3321 Durock Rd., Ste. B  |  Cameron Park
530-677-1576
www.cameronparkautomotive.com

Cameron Park Automotive has been owned and operated by Debbie O’Brien since 1989. An involved and active member of the automotive industry, Debbie serves on the advisory committee for the automotive department at American River College.

Cameron Park Automotive is a full service automotive maintenance and repair facility. We’re here to help you stay current on your manufacturer recommended interval services, check engine lights, mechanical repair, computer diagnostics and reprogramming, air conditioning, and much more.

Now vehicles are globally engineered and manufactured; Debbie sends the technicians to training and classes to stay up-to-date on the engineering and mechanics of all makes and models. Because of Debbie’s devotion to the industry, Cameron Park Automotive has the factory scan equipment for Chrysler/Dodge, Toyota, Lexus, Ford, and GM.

Take your car where you can have a long-term relationship with your shop; visit Debbie at Cameron Park Automotive for your maintenance, service and repair needs.

AAA approved, Star Certified smog test & repair station.


 Mary Beth Hacker Shipp
The Pink Ice Cream Cart Co Inc
Folsom  |  916-220-4124
www.PinkIceCreamCart.com

Owner Mary Beth has the coolest "job". She's the Ice Cream Lady!  Mother of four boys, former teacher, past City of Folsom employee, Chamber Ambassador and longtime Folsom resident, she started the Pink Ice Cream Cart Co five years ago with a single cart. With the support of the community a third cart will be on the streets in coming weeks! The Pink Ice Cream Cart fundraises at schools and sporting events, birthday parties, church and corporate events and provide team snacks as well as cruising local neighborhoods. “I love making everyone smile with a wave and a sweet treat”, says Mary Beth. “Our local team members create a fun and unique ice cream experience.”


 Linda Norris-Clifford
Embrace a New You-Studio 55 Salon Suites
1725 Iron Point Rd., St. 100, Ste. 125  |  Folsom
916-337-2851  |  www.Embraceanewyou.com

Master Hair Designer & Colorist

Over 40 years of industry experience has taken Linda from owning her own salon to sharing her expertise and knowledge of hair & skin biology, hair cutting, color, texture perms and “Art Principles of Design” with Stylists throughout the world.  You too now can benefit from her hair mastery!

In her captivating and charismatic way, you will experience a: 

•Comprehensive Consultation to discover your desires

•Personalize plan to maximize your natural beauty 

•Along with impeccable Customer Service


 Deirdre Hawkins
Hawkins School of Performing Arts
118 Woodmere Rd.  |  Folsom
916-355-1900  |  hawkinsschool.com

Deirdre Hawkins feels blessed to be a part of the rich cultural community of Folsom. Now celebrating its 30 Anniversary, what began as a small Ballet Studio in a refurbished house has flourished into a Performing Arts Studio with over twenty professional teachers offering excellence in training in Ballet, Tap, Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, Acting and Voice.  Deirdre's mission is to bring the joy of the performing arts to her students for personal growth, or to lead to a career in dance and theatre.


 Rosario Rodriguez
Sutter Street Taqueria
727-A Sutter St.  |  Folsom
916-293-8952

Opening a San Francisco style taqueria in Historic Folsom has been a dream come true for owner Rosario Rodriguez. As a native of SF and being exposed to the best taquerias, she values freshness and quality. Sutter Street Taqueria was recently awarded 2017 Emerging Business of the Year by The Greater Folsom Partnership.


 Judy Bujold
Judy Bujold Captured Moments
916-747-9236  |  judybujold.com

My passion for story telling led to founding Captured Moments in 2015. I help clients tell their unique stories through gathering, organizing, scanning, digitizing & sharing their valuable memories. I assist you with a plan to future proof your collection of photos and valuable documents. Photo organizing and management and photo book workshops available. Future proof your Legacy!


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