We had the good fortune of connecting with Dae Carter and we’ve shared our conversation below.

Hi Dae, what was your thought process behind starting your own business?
My though process behind starting my own business stemmed from being in the military. After serving 4 years in the Navy i decided i can never have my income and time at the hands of someone else. I figured if i could last 4 years in the military, i could practically do anything.

Alright, so for those in our community who might not be familiar with your business, can you tell us more?
GoldLabel Co is a beauty brand built from me simply loving to change my hair often. I’m obsessed with different looks and styles of hair. It became so fascinating that i knew i had to provide the service to people around the world. No success in business is ever easy. Plenty long nights, brainstorming, tears and everything you can think of. The reason i kept going is because at the end of the day i remembered my why. Which was making women around the world feel beautiful. Good hair goes a long way and i knew the skills i posses could put smiles on many faces. The major lesson learned was you can not skip the struggle. In today’s social media era, successful businesses are displayed and only the good is shown so people feel like running a business is a piece of cake. It’s one of the hardest things you can ever do. It looks pretty on the instagram but there’s real sweat equity that has to be put in. I’d like the world to know that anything you put your mind to, you can do it, It’s cliche but it’s the absolute truth.

If you had a friend visiting you, what are some of the local spots you’d want to take them around to?
Breakfast – Eggslut Day Party at the Hideout Dinner – STK Santa Monica Pier The Escape Room – DTLA Wine tour LA County Fair Shoutout is all about shouting out others who you feel deserve additional recognition and exposure. Who would you like to shoutout?
I would dedicate this to my parents. They made me realize at a young age that nothing is impossible. They always reminded me that i could do anything in this world.

Website: www.GoldLabelCo.com

Instagram: www.Instagram.com/GoldLabelCo

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