We had the good fortune of connecting with Estelle Clairoux Reff and we’ve shared our conversation below.
Hi Estelle, what do you attribute your success to?
The most important factor behind our success is most definitely our team. I love the expression, “If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” For us at Hey Mr, our most valuable asset is our strong team bond and the rockstars that make us who we are. I am a strong believer that a group of people that knows how to work well together will foster a synergy that will result in many success stories. I see us as a little community, in which everyone understands their role and plays their part for the common good.
What should our readers know about your business?
When you meet someone in real life, you ask questions to get to know them better. You listen to their anecdotes, ideas, values, and opinions. You try to learn more about their story. The end goal is to connect. In business, the rules don’t really change. Telling your story is a critical part of building your “brand” and connecting with potential clients. This is where Hey Mr. comes into play. Let’s put it this way: on one side, there are small businesses and individuals who have something to say and are looking to break through the online media frenzy. On the other side: there are people who have a talent for content creation, and are powerful storytellers. Between the two, there’s a huge world of possibilities. Our goal is to partner with our clients to create eye-catching marketing campaigns through a personalized approach to ensure that branding, tone, and voice are in-line with their vision.
If you had a friend visiting you, what are some of the local spots you’d want to take them around to?
Where to eat: Cart Driver, Señor Bear, Ohana Kitchen, Safta, Mercantile Provision Hang out: Amethyst Coffee Grab a drink: Boys and Girls Club (B&GC) Go for a quick hike or run at Matthews / Winters Park I love walking around in Rino, grabbing a coffee at Crema and a pastry at Denver Central Market
The Shoutout series is all about recognizing that our success and where we are in life is at least somewhat thanks to the efforts, support, mentorship, love and encouragement of others. So is there someone that you want to dedicate your shoutout to?
My business partner and husband Mike Reff as well as the incredible group of Boss women at Rocky Mountain Alliance Children’s Foundation
Photographer: Sunnie Heers