Franchisee Spotlight: Joni Evans - Sea Love in Marion Iowa

owner of Sea Love in Cedar Rapids Iowa

Introducing Joni Evans, the newest addition to the Sea Love family as the owner of Sea Love | A Candle Bar and Boutique in Marion, Iowa. With a wealth of experience in the cosmetology industry dating back to 1992, Joni brings a unique blend of expertise and passion to her latest venture.

Joni's journey in the beauty industry has been diverse, ranging from working behind the chair to teaching in a cosmetology college for a decade. Alongside her husband, she currently owns and operates 21 Cost Cutters Family Hair Care salons, showcasing her entrepreneurial spirit and dedication to the field. Not content with just one profession, Joni is also a licensed Realtor, adding another layer to her already impressive repertoire.

A proud mother to a successful daughter, Joni's family-oriented mindset extends to her business ventures. Her love for crafting candles in her kitchen for loved ones sparked the decision to diversify their portfolio with Sea Love. This new endeavor perfectly aligns with Joni's fascination with the ocean and the New England region, allowing her to bring a slice of coastal charm to the heart of Iowa.

In Joni's own words, "I've always been intrigued by the ocean and the New England region of the US, so this is a great way to spend some time there and bring a bit of that to our landlocked state!"

With her extensive experience in the franchise world, Joni understands the value of a proven system. She expresses gratitude towards the Sea Love team for their warm welcome and looks forward to fostering growth and community within Iowa through this exciting new branch of the family company.

Welcome to the Sea Love family, Joni!