Sarah Harrison knows what it means to be a hard-working retailer. In the 28 years of running her retail business, she has grown her women’s apparel and accessories stores from simple pop-up shops to a multimillion-dollar operation. Now Sarah wants to share the secrets of her success with her new business adventure, Bright Light Retail Coach. Whether your goal is business growth, help with implementing critical business skills, or even finding more freedom from your store, Sarah can help you find a clear path to a brighter future.
After years of learning, growing, evolving, and mastering her craft, Sarah is an accomplished buyer and marketer with a solid understanding of how to make a profit in retail. She has built great teams and harnessed their talents and energy to help drive her business forward. Her growth as a team leader has been the most challenging and rewarding part of her retail journey to date. She now knows how fun a retail business can be with the right systems and the right people in place.
As a lifelong learner, she has been mentored by the best – Sarah is a founding member of the WhizBang! Platinum Mastermind Group, an experience that Sarah credits to her growth as a leader and as a person. She is also a graduate of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization’s Accelerator Program and where she had the opportunity to learn from some of the world’s most influential entrepreneurs. She is a dedicated problem solver who loves a challenge. With a unique ability to see paths forward and a talent for bringing organization and clarity to a business, Sarah has a proven track record for success.
In private life, Sarah is devoted to her husband and two sons. Learning, traveling, and a curiosity for just what’s just over the horizon is her modus operandi for life. A love of adventuring around the globe, whether it’s to source new merchandise or to develop new relationships, propels her forward. Chatting with her lovebird while they share morning toast, walking her sweet frenetic dog, cooking sumptuous meals at the drop of a fork, or devouring the latest bestseller in the airport lounge keep her personal life in balance with her very full work life.
A Leader of Masterminds