About the Inventor and CEO
Arianna Russell is a passionate, 25-year-old entrepreneur who started her own business, Superior Auto Detailing, in 2005 as a junior in high school while playing basketball full-time. By 2007, she went from working alone to having 8 full-time workers.
Arianna grew up with entrepreneur parents. She was born in the middle of a 3 day craft show that her mother was featured in when she went into labor and gave birth to Arianna without a doctor in the hallway at the hospital. Her mom did the show one day, had Arianna the next day, and then took her back and proudly showed her off the following day.
Arianna believes it takes hard work, dedication, and passion to succeed in what you want to do. She knows about competition and that one must find his or her special niche in life to be successful in the business world today. She also knows how important it is to pay attention to the smallest details. Arianna feels if you work hard and believe in yourself the sky is the limit, and she believes that everything happens for a reason.
She loves being around people, having fun, and making others smile. She is proud to be an American! Her father was in the Vietnam War and is a Purple Heart Veteran. She has a strong desire to have her products made in the USA.
Arianna is the daughter of Michael and Cheri Russell, who are the owners of “Wicker Fixer” and “Antiquing We Go,” and she is the youngest of 4 siblings. She’s loves the elderly and can’t pass up a stray dog or cat. Arianna loves spending time with her family and loves hanging out with her nieces and nephews.
Hometown: Ozark, MO
Foods: Italian, pizza, cheese and ice cream
Hobbies: swimming, being outdoors, camping, mowing, listening to music, traveling, dancing, playing basketball
Weakness: The elderly and stray animals
Cell phone: iPhone 4
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