Entrepreneur Spotlight: ReShanda Seymour, Owner of The Perfect Bartender
MN: How do you market your services?
RS: All word of mouth…it’s priceless if you do your job right. Recently I have started using FB and Twitter as well.
MN: What do you love most about what you do?
RS: Every event is something new, all the guests are different and without a bartender you don’t have a party. So every event is a great time with the opportunity to impress a new potential client. We get paid to party!
MN: What notable events have you bar-tended?
RS: Most recently I had a chance to bartend at a clients home for President Obama while he was here in Atlanta, as well as I had four bartenders at Tyler Perry Studio’s for his fundraiser there as well. That tops my list but other events I’ve had a chance to do is the Mayor of Switzerland, Luda Day Weekend the last 4yrs …
MN: To what level do you hope to grow your business?
RS: I would love a TV show to follow as well as franchise the business out to different states
MN: Do you have any drink recipe’s that you can share with Madame Noire readers?
RS: Sure…for the summer time i love:
White wine sangria
4 bottles of your favorite white wine
Peaches in juice
Put all fruit in a large container and add wine, let sit overnight to soak up the fruit flavors
Regular or peach vodka
Shake over ice
Strain and garnish with a piece of a peach