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Susan Nguyen

The Nail Group

 

Susan Nguyen is Managing Director of The Nail Group, a vibrant nail salon in the heart of Tottenham offering quality nail care services and branded products to the community.

 

With 15 years experience in the fashion and nail industry, business management and marketing, Susan established “The Nail Group” in 2016 and has a wealth of knowledge and expertise to share. Her experience in a dynamic and expressive environment with renowned fashion brands Aldo and Reiss, helped foster her creativity and style, as well as her business and customer service skills. Susan progressed to leading and teaching teams in Dubai for Landmark Group, one of the largest retail and hospitality organisations in MENA and India. It was her time at My City Deal, an online marketing star tup, that prepared her for what it took to successfully start, maintain and grow a business. Its merger with Groupon resulting in it being recognised as the fastest growing business by Forbes, inspired her to start her own business.

 

Susan is passionate about sharing her creative skills, growing her team and engaging the local community. She has collaborated with Johnson and Johnson, Kenzo, Nike, BBC3, Tottenham Hotspur FC, NFL, The Mayor’s Office and Miss Black Africa. Her mission is to inspire self confidence in everyday life through exemplary nail care to clients with the highest of craftsmanship and creativity. She aims to build a globally recognised, premium self-care brand, create luxury experiences and develop quality products.

My background and experience

  • 15 years experience in the fashion and nail industry, business management and marketing.

  • Managed teams for renowned fashion brands Aldo and Reiss in UK flagship stores.

  • Experience leading and teaching teams in Dubai for one of the largest retail and hospitality organisation in the Middle East, Africa and India- Landmark Group.

  • Worked for start up company that grew into the fastest growing business “Groupon” ~ Forbes, 2010.

  • NVQ Level 3 Diploma qualified nail technician in professional nail care services.

Why I started my business

  • The desire to start my own business and work for myself.

  • I loved the creativity in nail craftsmanship and wanted to share my art.

  • I wanted to help people feel good, encourage self-confidence and expressiveness.

  • I wanted to give back to my community and motivate local talent.

My proudest achievements in business

  • Starting from a rented table part-time in 2006 and opening my first salon in 2016.

  • Growing a quality team and loyal clientele.

  • Designed, manufactured and distributed TNG branded merchandise and products.

  • Securing my second premises in 2020.

  • Building our portfolio, networking and collaborating with our local community, with people and businesses that share the same values and ethos.

  • Being chosen to take part in Enterprise Enfield's Female Founders Accelerator programme.

  • Being chosen to film our success story and insights into business advice with London Growth Hub and The Mayor of London.

  • Being approached to become a Female Founders Ambassador for Enterprise Enfield.

I can speak on the following topics:

   • My business journey and success

Contact Susan directly on: susan@thenailgroup.co.uk

 

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