Born and raised in small town of Covington, Louisiana, Ioana Garrett is the Founder & Marketing Director of several businesses and organizations in the New Orleans area. With over 20 years of experience in the beauty industry, Ioana also holds licenses in the financial services arena, and consults to help people put a better personal financial game plan in place. She is an extremely passionate woman who thrives on helping others succeed in life and entrepreneurship.
After losing a very close friend to breast cancer, Ioana founded and launched an organization called “Gift of Hair,” which is an organization to support and donate custom hair prostheses to women and children enduring cancer treatment. She’s a certified volunteer with the American Cancer Society’s “Look Good Feel Better” initiative, which promotes healthy self-esteem, where beauty professionals help women care for their skin and image during chemo-therapy treatment. Ioana served as Relay Advocacy & Missions Co-Chairperson on the “Relay for Life” committee in the St. Tammany Parish area for 2 years. She also served as a “Circle of Promise Ambassador” for Susan G. Komen, which is a movement designed to further engage African American women in the fight against breast cancer.
Ioana’s latest passion project is “Success Stalkers” Radio where she is the host and interviews successful entrepreneurs, business leaders, and entertainers. She created the show with the goal to inspire millions around the globe to take action on their goals & dreams.
Ioana says, “I love serving others…it’s my greatest reward!”