Laurie Guzman began her working career within the Insurance Property and Casualty Industry as a sales producer and after 10 years transitioned into the health and wellness industry. Laurie worked her way up from an independent sales rep to managing teams of over 70 employees. In 2003, Laurie took the leap of faith and opened a successful dayspa. In 2007, a tremendous opportunity was presented that included relocation from NJ to TN. Gaylord Opryland recruited Laurie to bring her family to TN to come manage their multi-million dollar spa/salon, fitness center and indoor/outdoor pools. Laurie believed that TN would bring a better quality of life for her family. She sold her day spa and moved to TN, now residing in Franklin, sharing often that was she was a “Southern Girl” at heart but just didn’t know it.
In 2011, personal life changes required Laurie to find a new career path that would eliminate the nights and weekends so she would be close to home and able to maintain a controlled work schedule and financially provide a strong secure homelife as a single working Mom. She joined Regus Management, and it was through their business support model acquired the training and insight to recognize the great need many businesses especially owners have with administrative tasks, sales and marketing, payroll and accounting but needed to avoid the expenses and pressures of employing part-time to full time employees. Virtual Assistance highlighted Laurie’s passion and strengths to help businesses be successful. Laurie has freelanced for over 4 years now and recently became in position to go full time with her own virtual assistance business, giving her the opportunity to join forces with Mickey and his RBR team as a virtual support member directly supporting Mickey with administrative services and to help take new business development to the next level.
Laurie spends her free time at the baseball fields of TN with her two sons that play travel baseball all year. She enjoys reading, exercising, attending social and business networking opportunities. A true passion for people and life.