Start Up Smart

From employee to entrepreneur: Five truths about owning a company

Having recently made the jump from employee to managing director and part owner of WINK Models, I have learnt that running a company involves a little more reality than what I may have originally dreamt it up to be.

Poppy Renegade

#STANDTALL: TARYN WILLIAMS, FOUNDER & CEO OF WINK MODELS AND THERIGHT.FIT

Taryn shares what a typical day looks like when you run two businesses, how she overcomes her biggest challenges and the life quote we're adding to our vision boards now!

Australian Collective

Sage Greenwood on being confident, staying focused and never giving up

Sage Greenwood is the Managing Director and part owner of WINK Models as well as the co-founder of Golden Grind, Australia's finest Turmeric Latte Blend. WINK Models is one of Australia's leading commercial modelling agencies, representing over 650 models nationally with an annual turnover of $3 million. Critical to this success has been Sage’s innate ability to predict trends and remain innovative amongst a very saturated market.

LinkedIn

Funding, Personal Brand & Taryn Williams

I got the pleasure of sitting down with THE Taryn Williams of TheRight.Fit , WINK models and generalist in the kicking butt space.

The Entrepreneur Way

If You’re the Smartest Person in the Room, You’re in the Wrong Room with Taryn Williams Founder and Owner of the Right Fit and WINK Models

Taryn Williams is one of Australia’s leading female entrepreneurs, she is CEO of WINK Models and the CEO and co-founder of her new venture The Right Fit which launched in late 2015. The Right Fit in an online market network that directly connects clients with talent without the need for a traditional agency, the online platform aims to revolutionise the talent industry.

Collective Hub

WRAP UP: KICK. START. SMART. BRISBANE

In response to the high demand from readers and the incredible Collective Hub community, Kick. Start. Smart. made its Queensland debut last week.

The Daily Telegraph

Plenty of young adults are proving the stereotypes wrong about the pampered millennial slacker. Meet Generation Why Not?

While Wilson was inspired by disruption, 30-year-old former model and WINK modelling agency founder Taryn Williams is disrupting herself. She’s just set up theright.fit, an online agency that brings together creative talent such as stylists, make-up artists, photographers, actors and models with their prospective employers, which treads on some ground she’s already inhabiting.

Collective Hub

WHY IT’S OK TO START A SECOND START-UP (WHILE YOU’RE STILL ON YOUR FIRST)

Less is more? Not always, says double start-up founder Taryn Williams.

ShortPress

Taryn Williams: What you need to secure seed funding

The young Aussie entrepreneur founded talent agency WINK Models in the mid-2000s after years working in the fashion and modelling industry.

iTunes

Hot & Delicious: Rocks The Planet

Hot & Delicious: Rocks The Planet interviews inspiring people and entrepreneurs across a range of industries (incl. music, film/tv, comedy, fashion, travel and more) about what makes them tick as people and drives their hunger for success.

Sunrise

Meet the people who quit their jobs and made millions

Shaun White speaks to the millionaires who saw a gap in the market and took a risk that paid off.

Women's Agenda

Three tips for getting investment from a woman who just raised $750,000

Award-winning entrepreneur Taryn Williams has raised $750,000 in seed funding from Airtree Ventures to accelerate the growth of her creative marketplace TheRight.Fit.

#AskJackD

How to Build Your Personal Brand & Get Your Business Into the Media

PR and personal branding... two of the most overlooked drivers of building a successful business. Loved having Taryn Williams, Founder of Wink Models and theright.fit on #AskJackD to shed her own unique light on these topics.

WONNSW

WON NSW Women Entrepreneurs Network

Founder & managing director of WINK Models, and founder of theright.fit the first global platform to connect models & talent directly.

Smart Company

20 Australian entrepreneurs to follow on Instagram

Last year we bought you 10 top Aussie entrepreneurs to follow on Instagram and to add to that list, we’ve uncovered another 20 local entrepreneurs with public Instagram accounts to inspire you.

Smart Company

Boost Juice, Showpo, Wink Models and Frank Body share their secrets for Social Media Day

Some of Australia’s brightest entrepreneurs have spilled their secrets to SmartCompany to help small business owners conquer social media, as the world marked Social Media Day on June 30.

IMM!K

Taryn Williams, Founder The Right. Fit and CEO Wink Models

Taryn Williams is one of Australia’s top young female entrepreneurs, named as a Finalist in the 2015 Female Entrepreneur Awards, 2015 B&T Hot 30 under 30 and SmartCompany 30 under 30.

B&T

Women In Media: It’s Wink Model’s Taryn Williams

It’s another Women in Media profile and today’s subject is the lovely CEO of The Right.Fit and Wink Models, Taryn Williams.

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