CARIANNE OLDER: Presenting Peggy Shoots Film

Tori Green: Who are you? What do you do?


Carianne Older: I'm Carianne - aka PeggyShootsFilm - film photographer and creative director.


Tori: What was your first business (including running your own business)? How long did this last or are you still involved in the same business?


Carianne: My first business is PeggyShootsFilm, I’ve been running my own biz for 4 years now.


Tori: Biggest challenge? How did you get through it?


Carianne: Realizing I was worthy enough to run my own biz/not work corporate like I thought I was supposed to.


Tori: What is something that you wish you could go back and tell yourself before starting this

journey?


Carianne: You will end up somewhere different than you expected you would as a kid.


Tori: What did you do before owning your own/running your business?


Carianne: I worked on Broadway & 9-5 at a /Major Talent Agency


Tori: What/who made you take the first leap?


Carianne: My parents!


Tori: Who was the first to believe in you and give you real support (financial/sweat equity)?


Carianne: My parents!


Tori: Was this your dream job? If not, what was?


Carianne: My dream job was working on Broadway, which I did! But owning my own company and being my own boss was my real dream. I just didn't realize it until it fell into my lap.


Tori: Why did you get into this field?


Carianne: It really fell into my lap, being a photographer kinda found me.


Tori: What is your biggest failure that you turned into a success?


Carianne: Not getting hired at any of the major corporations I applied to when I got to LA. It forced me to work for myself and work hard.


Tori: How is your life/work balance? Body, mind, and soul weekly routine?


Carianne: I am an overworked/over achiever but I force myself to take time for myself. I love to

get massages, facials, get my nails done, eat out at nice restaurants with my friends..


Tori: Do you say/write out affirmations?


Carianne: Yes!


Tori: When was the last time you tried something new/ Stepped out of routine?


Carianne: I haven’t in a while honestly! I need a hobby.


Tori: Favorite book that changed your life?


Carianne: Choke by Chuck Palahniuk


Tori: Do you think your gender gives you an advantage or disadvantage in today’s world?


Carianne: Disadvantage.


Tori: Have you experienced different treatment from your peers of the opposite sex?


Carianne: Yes 100%


Tori: Thoughts on the glass ceiling?


Carianne: Yes, I think it exists and that women aren’t meant to surpass it.


Tori: Fun fact about you?


Carianne: I grew up Vegan and no longer am.


Tori: Number one piece of advice you remember?


Carianne: Be true to yourself and be kind to every single person you work with.


Tori: Anything coming up for you that you want to talk about?


Carianne: My in person workshops, clown series.


Tori: Where can we find you online?


Carianne: https://www.peggyshootsfilm.com

http://instagram.com/peggyshootsfilm/


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