- How did you meet?
Chrissy was Sally’s intern back in the day at another PR Firm
- How old were you when you both started the biz?
Chrissy was 22 and Sally was 26
- What made you go into business together?
Bittersweet story, we both lost a very close friend to cancer and decided life was too short and never turned back
- Have you guys ever had an argument?
Disagreements yes, arguments never. We have too much respect and love for each other
- What is it like working at Tailor Maid?
It’s a fast-paced agency. However, we try and make things fun for ourselves and our team. We offer group personal training, yoga and meditation to keep us all zen.
We have a Maid of the Month award which is awarded to our star employee each month.
We are all friends outside of the office and love a Friday afternoon bevvie.
- What keeps you sane when running a busy office?
We are both into Transcendental meditation, we also think physical exercise is a must. We treat ourselves to a personal trainer twice a week, yoga and Pilates.
Also having a shit hot team to support us always helps!
A big belief here in the office is we are in PR not ER, we don’t take ourselves too seriously in what we do.
A good work-life balance.
- Where has Tailor Maid taken you?
So many places all over Australia, USA, UK and Europe. We look to cast the net wider and do a lot more work internationally #watch this space
- What is the most rewarding part of Tailor Maid?
Everything, we are both so proud of the business we have created it has grown beyond our expectations, now we have pushed back the goal posts and are striving for even more.
- What’s new with TMC? Lots of exciting things in the pipeline we are about to launch Socially Maid which is a content division.
We also have plans to open a Sustainability arm to the business.
2019 is set up to be a busy one for the Maids
- Next time you are getting on a plane, where is it and is it for business or pleasure?
Sally: LA and Palm Springs the count down is on, leaving for the Easter/Anzac break
Chrissy: I just got back from Bali, also Sally and I have a business trip coming up to Qld we will be staying at the new CalileHotel (we always make sure we squeeze in a bit of fun to our work trips also, it can’t be all work no play).
- Favourite beauty product right now?
Sally: Going back to the old school Clarins Beauty Flash Balm
Chrissy: Charlotte Tilbury, Hollywood Flawless Filter
- Latest Fashion Purchase?
We both just went shopping together to up our work and winter wardrobes
Basikke, Scanlan & Theodore, Camilla & Marc that’s all we are telling, we don’t want to give too much away. Let’s just say we spoilt ourselves it’snot very often we do.
- What inspires you?
Sally: Travel, creativity and girl bosses in business
Chrissy: All things fashion and my staff – I am constantly learning from them every single day!