CMC A visionary LeadeerLiving a Purposeful Life
Carolyn Marshall Covington is a dediicated business professional with expertise in salon/spa ownership, management, and personal empowerment. She has passionately served the beauty industry for over 40 years, employing over 1500 people, many of which have achieved great success in their own right as entrepreneurs, celebrity stylists, and educators. “Carolyn has always been considered a role model and polestar for success in the hair industry. She graduated from Bladensburg Vocational High School, studying Cosmetology, and blazed a trail from DC/ MD area to NC. She studied abroad and traveled frequently. On one of her many cross-country trips, she discovered the name and concept for her dream salon.
Carolyn was awarded the prestigious (Hair –n- Motion) Living Legend award in 2015 and the BBU Leadership Legacy Award in 2016, for excellence and dedication to the Beauty industry. From salon owner, platform artist, and educator to new product development, utilizing innovative cutting edge technology, Carolyn’s self-driven highly motivated professionalism has propelled her to the top rankings in her craft Carolyn opened Jolie the Day Spa in Cameron Village in 2000, a dream that became a reality. It was also the year she came face to face with the big gest challenge of her life. Carolyn was diagnosed with Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) a degenerative eye disease. Carolyn is legally blind but God has given her Vision without sight to continue to impact the Beauty Industry. “When you are blindsided in life you have to stand still and know that God has a bigger plan and purpose for your life. “I have too much energy and too many dreams to fulfill before I think about sitting on the sidelines. I am still in it to win it. I believe that sharing my knowledge and experience through lectures and workshops is a perfect and fulfilling way to stay active in this amazing beauty industry to which I have dedicated the majority of my life, and remain purposed to be a leader and, a positive role model and mentor to future generations.
Corporate Visionary Strategist, Covington Law, PLLC
The Covington Law PLLC, proudly announces that Carolyn Marshall Covington has joined their team. She brings to the table a strong commitment to the community in a voice that speaks to them and for them all passion. She has dedicated over 40 years to successfully navigating the beauty industry and helping others achieve their dreams. In spite of the curves thrown at Carolyn, she stands strong and continues to be a pillar in the community and an advocate for all persons with disabilities. She is determined to continue to influence the younger generation as she creates opportunities to not only give back but to pay it forward as well.