Born and raised in Peru, Wendy Rodrich, the owner of Go & Flirt Spa, never dreamed at age 19 she would someday be the owner of a spa in South Florida. She was a rising marketing executive at a French pharmaceutical company, studying at a prestigious college in Peru when she met a young medical student. Determined to complete his residency in the United States, he convinced her to marry him and move to Miami.As a new U.S. citizen in South Florida, Wendy earned her cosmetology licenses as a nail technician and aesthetician and began working at the exclusive Miami Beach resort, The Setai. Over the next five years, she honed her English, became single and perfected her nail and facial skills by taking care of celebrities from around the globe. Her regular customers included Uma Therman, Princesses of Jordan and Saudi Arabia, Tom Cruise, Robin Williams and Usher.