Sharon is one of the longest standing employees here at Blinds.com. She was one of the original “Brainerettes” – the first 2 employees who answered sales calls in 1995 for Blinds.com’s first iteration – NoBrainerBlinds.com. Sharon has been serving as an integral member of the team for as long as anyone can remember.
Sharon is now Director of Customer Service, and leads the team on a day to day basis to a world class level of service. She has led the team to international recognition in call center excellence for almost 10 years running.
Years at Blinds.com: 16 years
Personal Style: I’m a bit eclectic when it comes to decor – a mix of modern and antique is my speed.
Favorite Room: I love to cook, so I’d have to choose my kitchen.
Top Tip for Ordering Blinds: Always double check your measurements before you place your order! Just like they say, measure twice, cut once.
Favorite Blinds.com Core Value: Be Yourself and Speak Up! Being able to be yourself and to celebrate our uniqueness as individuals is so important.
Can you Dance? I used to dance tap, jazz, and ballet as a child, and I still love to dance now!(Can you spot me in the picture?)
Favorite Dessert: Cherries flambé.
Favorite Musician: Alicia Keys and Adele.
Favorite Window Treatment: Shutters and cell shades are definitely my favorites.
If you had to live somewhere for the rest of your life: I’d have to choose South Africa. There’s a little fishing village called Knysa not far from where I grew up. I’d could stay there forever.
Dream Ride: Range Rover or a BMW X5. I’m an SUV kind of person.
What Surprises people most about you: Most people think I’m conservative, but I’m not. : )
Song You Belt in the Car: Tonight’s Gonna Be a Good Night by the Black Eyed Peas.
What Do You Tell People you Do: I work for the coolest company in the world. (And we’re hiring right now!)
Best Book You’ve Read in the Last Year: Delivering Happiness by Tony Hsieh of Zappos.
What Skill have you Developed at Blinds.com That You Never had before: Thinking big picture. This idea has truly changed me. Starting out on the phones, working in operations, low level management, and now on our senior leadership team.
If You Had to Spend $1,000,000 before Midnight Today: First I’d buy that Range Rover, and then the rest would go in a trust fund for my grandchildren.
When Was your Last Vacation: A trip to Australia back in 2013.
Celebrity Crush: Tim Mcgraw. And yes, I do love country music.
Choice of Last Meal Ever: Indian food – Vegetarian Masala or Tandoori Chicken would be my top 2 meals ever.