Dr. Tye and Courtney Caldwell are the cofounders of ShearShare, the leading on-demand salon and barbershop space rental app. Recognized as tech visionaries and beauty industry pioneers, the Caldwells’ mission is to help fellow beauty and barbering professionals around the world maximize their earnings potential.
ShearShare is the leading space-as-a-service marketplace app that allows certified beauty and barbering professionals to rent empty space in beauty salons, barbershops, and spas by the day, week, or occasion in more than 850 cities. Over 30,000 independent professionals and salon owners are active on the ShearShare platform. ShearShare is based in McKinney, Texas, in the North Dallas area.
In this episode of the Dallas Software Podcast, this husband-and-wife team shares their journey from salon owner (Dr. Tye) and tech marketing executive (Courtney) to starting a software business together in Dallas. They talk about how they got started and how they proved the industry need for their business model, overcame the COVID downturn in the beauty industry, raised funding, and expanded their team.
See the ShearShare company profile on Gregslist Dallas. Here are some quick facts:
- Number of Employees: 11-50 employees
- Funding: $3,400,000 angel and seed funding
- Office Location: McKinney
- Founded: 2015
- ShearShare on LinkedIn
- ShearShare on Instagram
- Dr. Tye Caldwell on LinkedIn
- Courtney Caldwell on LinkedIn
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